Randy McIntosh

Randy is Kutandara Center's music director. Randy graduated from Colorado State University in 1992 with a bachelor's degree in music, and from the University of Colorado in 1996 with a master's degree in music composition. Randy's love of Zimbabwean music inspired him to write and arrange his own Shona-style compositions. Randy is the Center's composer and musical visionary.

Randy has taught at the University of Colorado, Metropolitan State University, New Vista High School, and the Colorado School of the Arts. Randy has performed with Jambo Drummers, Ukama, and Chimanimani. He, with his partner Amy Stewart, founded Kutandara Center in 1999. He currently directs and performs with Kutandara and Mhuri and co-directs Shamwari, Tamba!, Vana Vedu and Project Rugare.

Name Sessions Enrollment
Intensive: Advanced Marimba- Goremupindu
Marimba: Teens, Adults; Advanced
Session 3 (Fri 3:30 PM), Session 6 (Sat 3:30 PM) 7/7 students
Intensive: Advanced Marimba- Taireva - Randy McIntosh
Marimba: Teens, Adults; Advanced
Session 1 (Fri 9:30 AM), Session 4 (Sat 9:30 AM) 7/7 students
Music Educator Track- Shona Rhythmic Techniques
: Adults; Any skill level
Session 5 (Sat 1:00 PM) 10/10 students