Andrew has been studying music since the age of 12. Born in Mississauga, Ontario, he attended Cawthra Park Secondary School and was enrolled in the Regional Arts Program with a specialization in music. He then further pursued his musical studies by earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours in Music from York University. After graduating from university, Andrew established himself as a performer and educator. He has performed with many performing organizations such as Soulpepper Theatre Company and the Toronto All-Star Big Band. He has also performed at many Canadian festivals such as Calgary Folk Fest and Interstellar Rodeo, as well as American festivals such as South by Southwest in Texas and Stagecoach in California.
As an educator, Andrew has close to 10 years of experience teaching students of all ages and levels. Andrew’s teaching approach is strongly focused on studying the fundamentals of music while creating a motivating and joyful experience for the student to learn and grow from.