Overview of DIDGERIDOO course content

Beginners course 1

Lesson 1.

  • Brief history of the didgeridoo
  • Fundamentals of correct breathing
  • Various lip positions
  • Basic drone production and control
  • Audio listening and audio visual samples

Lesson 2.

  • Varying tone
  • Tongue control and use
  • Intro to throat ad vocal techniques
  • Creating sounds and tone variation by using the throat

Lesson 3.

  • Sound origins/ traditrional meanings
  • Tongue and throat rudiments
  • Sounds using both techniques, independently and
    simultaneously
  • Lip control and techniques
  • Voice effects

Lesson 4.

  • Common breath techniques
  • The circular breath
  • Uninterrupted drone and maintenance

Lesson 5.

  • Sound combining
  • Circular breath to create rhythm
  • Excercises using tongue, throat, lip and voice
  • Harmonics

Lesson 6.

  • Analysis of traditional didgeridoo samples
  • Imitation and construction of selected material

Lesson 7.

  • Review of all material covered
  • Study 3 traditional songs
  • Rhythms, Integrating the Bilma

Lesson 8.

  • Song study and performance.


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