Collision of Rhythm
IGNITED BY POSSIBILITY
See them in action!
Collision of Rhythm is a duo comprised of tap-dancing classical virtuoso, Aaron Williams, and beatbox-juggling keynote speaker, Bronkar Lee. They have worked with companies like GoPro, Coca Cola, and Google, and have been featured on The Tonight Show, America’s Got Talent, and Super Bowl commercials. Though there are only two of them, they fill the stage as a 12-person ensemble would, playing 17 instruments between the 2 of them. Through choreographed musical pieces, audience interaction, humor, and personal stories, Collision of Rhythm delivers a one-of-a-kind perspective on collaboration, creativity, and being ignited by possibility.
BRONKAR LEE BIO
Bronkar Lee is a musician, producer, and keynote speaker whose unique background includes touring Europe as ringmaster to a world-renowned circus, appearing with Jay Leno on the Tonight Show, and beatboxing with his son in a viral video that received over 200 Million views. He’s performed around the globe for companies including Disney, YouTube, Facebook, as well as in Madison Square Garden.
Bronkar plays 42 instruments and counting (including drums, saxophone, guitar, and Native American flute) which he’s incorporated into live performances and presentations for over 20 years. He has produced multiple theater shows, and he also founded the Set Your Tone Summit in Atlanta, Georgia (a full-day experience of live music and Ted-talk style presentations from various thought leaders). He served as the 2018-19 President for the Georgia National Speakers’ Association, and he collaborated with his wife Cyndi Harvell Lee to write the book BAM: Bold Achievement Method, which outlines their 6-step process for accelerated learning.
AARON WILLIAMS BIO
Aaron Williams is a virtuosic tap dancing multi-instrumentalist, trained in classical music, jazz, and rudimental percussion technique. He achieved internet fame with his viral video, Mario on Marimba, which has received millions of views on Youtube, Facebook, Instagram, and other social media sites. He appeared in Coca Cola’s “America the Beautiful” campaign which aired during the Superbowl, the Olympics, and the Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony. He is the composer of “Jazzy Note Blocks,” the music behind Note Blocks – AVM Shorts Episode 5, which has racked up over 100 million views on youtube.
In addition to his online and commercial successes, Aaron is a world-class music educator. He holds Level 3 Certification in Orff Schulwerk pedagogy, and he has presented teacher training workshops for AOSA, KIPP Schools, CMEA (California Music Education Association), and several colleges and universities. He is a recipient of the ACEMM Winter Spotlight Award, which is granted for outstanding work in learning communities utilizing music and movement. Aaron has done extensive work as a Band Director, Private Lessons Instructor, and Music Specialist for students from Elementary to College level.
IGNITED BY POSSIBILITY
Change is happening at a rapid pace these days (whether we choose it or not), and we often default to a mode of fear, anxiety, and reluctance. But what if we chose another response? What if we faced it head-on with a growth mindset — excited for opportunities and ignited by possibility? When there is transition and forward movement, we have the unique chance to become more adaptable, more flexible, and more valuable to our teams, peers, and organizations.
It comes down to embracing a new perspective, welcoming the knowledge we gain from mistakes, and understanding the strength of our skill sets. When we are enthusiastic learners, finely tuned communicators, and open-minded collaborators, we are creating an inspired future of upward expansion and momentum.
Bronkar Lee and Aaron Williams (as Collision of Rhythm) have the magical combination of on-stage performance background, keynote experience, facilitation training, and award-winning teaching qualifications. Collision of Rhythm incorporates drumming, tap dancing, rhythmic juggling, marimba, piano, saxophone, flute and more, filling the stage like a 12-person ensemble. In a captivating and interactive way, they give your audience the tools to boost their own skill sets, embrace a growth mindset, and improve their communication techniques for exceptional results. This world-class, jaw-dropping presentation will have your group ignited by possibility long after the event is done.
You’ll learn how to:
- Level up your communication skills for a more effective exchange of ideas
- Capitalize on the value of unique perspectives present in teams
- Shift your mindset to one of growth and open-ended opportunity
- Leverage and build upon your unique skill set to increase the value of your contributions
- Amplify creativity for more fluid problem-solving
- Refine your collaborative process to handle roadblocks with ease
- Build a culture that identifies hidden opportunity, realizes potential, and thrives when working together
Entertaining Evening segment
You can augment daytime programming with a high-energy, musically driven Collision of Rhythm segment for your after-dinner guests.