You may not have heard of Andrew Synowiec by name, but chances are you have heard his guitar playing. Whether on the theme to The NFL on FOX, the CBS hit drama Without A Trace, a blockbuster movie trailer or aBillboard hit, Andrew is one of L.A.’s busiest young session musicians. Andrew has performed on records selling over 10 million copies worldwide including Marc Anthony’s Grammy-winning Amar Sin Mentiras, Maria Schneider’s Grammy-nominated Romances, and albums for some of Latin music’s most important artists such as Thalia, Estefano and Chayanne. In addition, Andrew plays on numerous commercial music sessions for clients such as Sony, Warner Bros., MGM, Disney, New Line Cinema, Hollywood Records and many others. Productions featuring his performances achieved numerous top positions on the Billboard Charts and continue to be broadcast all over the world.
Andrew’s live performances take him around the globe to venues ranging from The Blue Note in Tokyo, Japan to New York City’s own Madison Square Garden. He has appeared on ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, MTV, VH1 and performed with an incredibly diverse spectrum of recording artists from indie rockers A Fine Frenzy to platinum-selling American Idol winner Jordin Sparks.
Andrew’s compositions and arrangements have been released by EMI records, performed by the United States Air Force Band, and featured at the International Association of Jazz Educators conference. Andrew holds a Master’s Degree in Music from the University of Miami, where he performed with some of the most renowned artists in Jazz including Vince Mendoza, Joe Lovano, David Liebman, Bob Berg, Bob Mintzer, Jim McNeely and James Moody. He was twice honored with Down Beat Magazine’s Outstanding Performance Award. Andrew is endorsed by Taylor Guitars, Aiken Amplification, Elixir Strings, IK Multimedia, and CAD microphones.
Check out Andrew’s web site at www.andrewsynowiec.com.