•  Andy’s music reflects an ideal combination of respect for traditional music heritage with a willingness to push the envelope in expanding the contemporary repertoire available to hammer dulcimer players.

    Janet Swartz, Dulcimer Society of Northern Illinois

  • Andy wowed so many people with his teaching, playing, and fresh approach to the instrument last year that we're bringing him back this year as a featured performer.

    Sam Edelston, chair, Nutmeg Dulcimer Festival

  • He was able to clearly explain and teach some very complicated musical concepts to students with remarkable success.

    Joanie Blanton, Upper Potomac Music Weekends

  • Andy has become one of my new favorite teachers at the Upper Potomac Music Weekends.

    Joanie Blanton, Upper Potomac Music Weekends

Recent Shows

  • Two Way Street Coffee House (Downers Grove, IL)
    Yard Arm Bar & Grill (Racine, WI)
    Apple Mountain Music (Albuquerque, NM)
    Salt of the Earth (Fennville, MI)
    Uncommon Ground (Chicago, IL)
    The Pig 'n Weasel (Evanston, IL)


  • Nutmeg Dulcimer Festival (CT)
    Upper Potomac Spring Weekend (WV)
    Gebhard Woods Dulcimer Festival (IL)
    Kentucky Music Week (KY)
    Evart, MI Funfest (MI)
    Cranberry Dulcimer Gathering (NY)
    Southern California Dulcimer Heritage Festival (CA)

  • Lincolnwood, IL Public Library
    Fridays at the Thomas Ford Library
    Roselle, IL Public Library
    Mount Prospect, IL Public Library
    Fremont Library, Libertyville, IL