Thomas Ardizzone is a freelance video producer, musician and Tai Chi teacher. He is one of the founding members of WDIY. As a musician with a degree in Anthropology he was naturally attracted to the music of other cultures. He studied with Navajo flutist R. Carlos Nakai, African drumming with Baba Olatunji, musical improvisation with cellist David Darling of the Paul Winter Consort and Australian didgeridoo with John Stokes of The Tracking Project in New Mexico. His main musical instrument is the Yamaha WX5 wind synth.