Andy was born in 1973 and studied in the UK and France.

He has been an active professional performing and teaching musician since 1996 and has worked all over Britain and Europe with symphony orchestras, jazz groups, recording sessions and touring shows. He has recorded and performed live on BBC Radio 2, 3, Radio Bristol and Radio Wales as well as ITV and internationally on jazz radio stations.

Andy has been a Rath Artist for over 20 years endorsing Michael Rath Trombones and currently plays a model R12 (0.481/0.491 Dual Bore, 7.5 bell, Yellow brass with nickel tuning slide).

He also performs professionally on bass trombone,  tuba, bass guitar and double bass.