A student of Jazz piano legend Kenny Barron, Andrew graduated from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University with a degree in piano performance. He began studying classical piano with Wanda Maximilien of Juilliard in his sophomore year of college. By his senior year, Andrew had won a young artists competition–performing Rachmaninoff’s 2nd piano concerto with orchestra.
Over the years, Andrew has developed his own voice at the piano, with a spiritual, evocative sound rooted in the history of piano music. He performs a variety of solo piano styles, including: Classical, Ragtime, Stride, Boogie-Woogie, Soul, Funk and New Orleans aka Dr John / James Booker.
Andrew also records electronic music in his synthesizer studio. His recent music project with his son–a cover version of The Robots by Kraftwerk, was featured on BBC’s Essential Mix Facebook Page and many other music publications including: VICE, Electronic Sound, Dangerous Minds, Consequence of Sound, Synthtopia, Stoney Roads and Pulse Radio. The video received over 300,000 combined Facebook & YouTube views in it’s first week of release.
For inquires, please contact Andrew.