The Uncle Brothers

Artist: Tommy Gardner

The Uncle Brothers

Assembly Descriptions

Through lively music, humor and audience interaction, children learn important character education messages. Highly acclaimed by parents, teachers and children. Select from the following shows:

Character Education

  • Positive Choices-The age appropriate program focuses on character themes such as kindness, respect for others, self awareness, perseverance and acceptance

Anti Bullying

  • Stand Up To Bullying-Students will have fun, interact and sing fun songs while learning the important messages about anti-bullying.

NEW! Literacy Show

Reading Rocks! (Songs to Spark Imagination) 

The focus of this program is to engage the student’s imagination with songs while encouraging them to read more and visit their library more often.  Students participate by singing the zany library version of ‘Witch Doctor’, “Reading Rocks! and rapping to Tommy’s original song, “Your (library) Card is the Key”.

Assembly Information


Grades: K-5
Curriculum Links: Language Arts, Music and Character Education
Price: Single performance with back-up musician $790
2 back to back $ 995
Program length: 45 minutes
*Artist travel fees may apply
The performances are tailored to the particular age level and special needs of the audience.
Related residencies and workshops available


About the Artist

Tommy Gardner has been performing children's music since 1998 both solo and with his duo, The Uncle Brothers. He has recorded 10 award winning CDs (Parents Choice, Parents Guide, Children's Music Web, and others) which includes school favorites such as, "I Will Never Smoke", "Bully Bubba", "Tease buster", "Rainbow", and "I Can". Other popular character education favorites (to be recorded soon) are "Stand Up To Bullying", "AOK (Acts Of Kindness)", and "We Will Rock Drug Free". Tommy has performed nationwide in schools, libraries, and town summer concerts.
Tommy has created many different shows for schools including, 'Stand Up To Bullying', 'Positive Choices (drug/smoking awareness), 'Reading (PARP, etc.), 'Cultural Awareness', 'and Fun with Health & Fitness".