About

Orquesta Tipica, Reed College, Portland, OR, 2017.

Pianist, composer and arranger, Teacher based in Melbourne Australia. Andrew has performed at major Australian Festivals, recorded and performed with the award winning Quarter Street salsa band, and worked freelance in Melbourne since 2006. Andrew has received Australia Council and Arts Tasmania and PPCA grants to study in Portland Oregon.  He studied music and composition at the Victorian College of the Arts and graduated from Monash University with first class honours in jazz and ethnomusicology, writing his thesis on the politics of contemporary tango in Buenos Aires.  He currently plays with Quarter Street and Melbourne Tango Orchestra, teaches VCE music, and is completing a masters in landscape architecture.