Andy Warren

Originally from Indianapolis, Andy Warren earned a jazz studies degree from the University of Michigan, where he studied trumpet with William Lucas of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, jazz great Ingrid Jensen, and Dwight Adams of the Stevie Wonder band. Andy moved to New York City in late 2013 and has since earned a reputation as a versatile sideman capable of tackling any musical situation, including jazz, swing, salsa, soul, and classical. Career highlights include playing for two international musical theatre tours (Dreamgirls and A Christmas Story: The Musical) and performing at world-renowned venues such as Birdland, Blue Note, Rainbow Room, and BB King Blues Club. In addition to maintaining a filled freelancing schedule, Andy stays busy teaching, arranging/transcribing music for a variety of bands, and playing the bongos and other Latin percussion.