Native New Yorker, saxophonist and composer
Andrew Gould has established himself
as one of the most in demand players on the NYC music scene.
He has performed with James Moody, Benny Golson, Wallace Roney, Jon Faddis, The
Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, the Mambo Legends Orchestra, David Weiss, Ray Vega,
Chuchito Valdes, Ricky Rodriguez and many more. He was a 2013 Thelonious Monk
Saxophone Competition Semi Finalist and has recorded for MTV, Universal Records,
Warner Bros Music, and Capitol Records for world famous artists including Fifth
Harmony, Mac Miller and more. He has also performed live on the Today Show, ABC
News, WBGO Radio, and at Winter Jazzfest, The Charlie Parker Jazz Festival,
Bermuda Jazz Festival and the Caramoor Jazz Festival. He has toured extensively
around the world performing all over the U.S.A including Hawaii, as well as
Bermuda, Europe, Asia, and Canada.
A graduate of both Manhattan School of Music and SUNY Purchase, Andrew continues
to teach regularly, giving both private lessons and masterclasses to students
of all levels.
Recent projects include a world premier of Wayne Shorter's "Universe" with the
Wallace Roney Orchestra, horn section work and collaborations with Grammy
winning hip hop producer 88 Keys, worldwide touring and performing with funk/jazz
group Nuf Said - recently featured on an ABC News broadcast, and performing/recording
with pianist Steven Feifke in his Septet and Big Band. Andrew continues to
compose for and perform with his own band the Andrew Gould Group as well as Nuf
Said, both of which plan on recording records in the near future. He endorses
Yanagisawa Saxophones and Silverstein Ligatures.