Percussion Consultant, Oakland High School, Murfreesboro, TN
Randy Sifuentes is currently a percussion consultant for Oakland High School in Murfreesboro, TN. From Edinburg, Texas, Sifuentes has been conducting percussion clinician tours around the U.S. since 2014. He teaches privately to ages 518, performs at percussion festivals, judges solo and marching competitions, and arranges for marching bands around the country. He has taught battery and front ensemble to various middle schools, high schools, universities, drum corps, and was the front ensemble coordinator for Genesis Drum & Bugle Corps in 2013.
His awards include first place at the 2012 PAS International Marching Marimba Competition, the Avedis Zildjian Award from the Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps, and earning High Percussion with the Cavaliers in 2011. While earning his Bachelor's Degree in Music Education at Middle Tennessee State University he earned the Outstanding Achievement in Percussion Award and the Outstanding PreService Teacher Award. He has studied under Lalo Davila, Julie Davila, Brian Zator, and marimba virtuoso, Keiko Abe.