Random Act Artist Carmen Intorre Jr. is a Buffalo, NY native. At a young age, he was gigging around his hometown with local jazz and funk luminaries. A Juilliard graduate, he has performed and recorded with musicians like George Benson, Wynton Marsalis, Monty Alexander, Joe Locke, Benny Golson, Ira Sullivan, Joey DeFrancesco and many more.
The joyful drummer currently ignites clubs and festivals around the world with the legendary Pat Martino; he also appears frequently in New York City, often at Birdland. He will also continue to perform with his FOR THE SOUL band: John Hart, Pat Bianchi and Jon Irabagon. Together, they push the envelop of soul-drenched, organ-based ensembles!