Name: Dr. Wilson O. Shitandi

Designation: Senior Lecturer

Department: Music Education

School: Music and Performing Arts

Email: wshitandi@kabarak.ac.ke

Postal Address: P.O. BOX Private Bag Kabarak, 20157

  1. Shitandi, Wilson O. (2016) Local Music Traditions and Inculturated Roman Catholic Liturgy in Africa appearing in Inculturation: Lessons Learned from Africa edited by Gordon E, Truit. Marland, Journal of National Association of Pastoral Musicians. Volume 40, Page 15-25
  2. Shitandi, Wilson O. (2015) The Challenges of Application of African traditional Dance Educational Relevance (PASMAE Journal). Eldoret, Utafiti Foundation Vol.1 Page 62-75  ISSN 2201-6333
  3. Shitandi, Wilson. O. (2014) Contribution of Mission Churches to the Growth and Development of Music Education in Kenya in Singing a Nation: 50 Years of Music in Kenya, edited by Akuno, E. Chapter 6, Page 87-98 ISBN 9966-7028-5-7
  4. Shitandi, Wilson, O. (2011)  Meaning in Music, Culture and Theology: An Analysis of Legio Maria Church Hymnody in Kenya. Saarbrueken, VDM Verlag Dr. Mueller GmbH & Co. ISBN 978-3-639-33094-6

DATE QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION
2010 PhD (DAAD Scholarship-Sandwich) Kenyatta University and University of Mainz (Germany)
2001 Masters Kenyatta University
1996 Bachelors Kenyatta University
DATE: Designation, Organization.
2016 to date Senior Lecturer, Kenyatta University
2010-2016 Lecturer Kenyatta University
2001-2010 Tutorial Fellow Kenyatta University
1999-2001 Graduate Assistant, Kenyatta University
Year Name of project
2010 to date Tunaweza Kimuziki project (academic and cultural exchange between USA and Kenyan Music Educators
2008 to2 010 Analysis of Musical and Theological Meaning in the Hymnody of Legio Maria of African Mission in Kenya
  1. Shitandi, Wilson O. (2016) Local Music Traditions and Inculturated Roman Catholic Liturgy in Africa appearing in Inculturation: Lessons Learned from Africa edited by Gordon E, Truit. Marland, Journal of National Association of Pastoral Musicians. Volume 40, Page 15-25
  2. Shitandi, Wilson O. (2015) The Challenges of Application of African traditional Dance Educational Relevance (PASMAE Journal). Eldoret, Utafiti Foundation Vol.1 Page 62-75  ISSN 2201-6333
  3. Shitandi, Wilson. O. (2014) Contribution of Mission Churches to the Growth and Development of Music Education in Kenya in Singing a Nation: 50 Years of Music in Kenya, edited by Akuno, E. Chapter 6, Page 87-98 ISBN 9966-7028-5-7
  4. Shitandi, Wilson, O. (2011)  Meaning in Music, Culture and Theology: An Analysis of Legio Maria Church Hymnody in Kenya. Saarbrueken, VDM Verlag Dr. Mueller GmbH & Co. ISBN 978-3-639-33094-6

Kabarak University Anthem (co-writer)

African music and ethnomusicology, Hymnology and choral music in general, music composition, community music engagement, African classical drumming.