Mr. Randy Fluman, associate professor, percussion
Email: [email protected]
Randy Fluman, Associate Professor of Percussion, came to the Texas A&M-Kingsville Music Department in 1987. He holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree from the University of Oklahoma and a Master of Music in Performance degree from Texas Tech University. Mr. Fluman conducts the percussion ensemble, teaches private lessons, and supervises the "PRIDE" of South Texas drumline.
He has studied percussion with Alan Shinn, Dr. Richard Gipson, Dr. Emery Alford, Dan Armstrong, Bill Wiedrich, Richard Thompson, Bob Costello, Chuck Reese, Gerry Fore, and Mark Schroeder. Mr. Fluman’s composition for vibraphone, “Phantasie”, is published by C. Alan Publications.
Mr. Fluman is Principal Percussionist with the Corpus Christi Symphony Orchestra and the Corpus Christi Ballet Orchestra and is a member of the Victoria Symphony Orchestra. He is former drumline instructor and arranger for the University of Oklahoma, Texas Tech University, the SkyRyders Drum and Bugle Corps from Hutchinson, Kansas and the Valiant Knights Drum and Bugle Corps from Enid, Oklahoma.
His ensembles have performed at the NBA All-Star Game, the Texas Music Educators Association Convention, the Percussive Arts Society Valley Day of Percussion, and numerous high schools throughout South Texas.
Mr. Fluman is a member of the Percussive Arts Society and the Texas Music Educators Association.