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, Ron Carter, Benny Golson, Wallace Roney, Jon Faddis, The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, the Mambo Legends Orchestra, David Weiss, Bobby Sanabria, Ray Angry and many more. Andrew was a 2013 Thelonious Monk Saxophone Competition Semi Finalist and has been featured on multiple GRAMMY nominated recordings. He has been involved with recording for MTV, Universal Records, Warner Music, and Capitol Records for world famous artists including Fifth Harmony, Mac Miller, 88 Keys, Sebastian Kole and more. He has also performed live on the Today Show, ABC News, WBGO Radio, and has been featured on the Amazon Prime series "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" with the Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band.
A graduate of both Manhattan School of Music and SUNY Purchase, Andrew continues to teach regularly, and has taught private lessons at The New School, and has given masterclasses at SUNY Purchase, Hofstra University and many many more.
Andrew has recently released his debut album "First Things First" on the Outside In Music label, which has received great critical acclaim. He composes for and tours worldwide with rnb/soul band Nuf Said, who will be releasing a 3rd album in 2020. Other exciting projects include recording and performing with the 8 Bit Big Band, Steven Feifke Big Band, Dan Pugach Nonet, the Revive Big Band, debut recording of Wayne Shorters "Universe" with the Wallace Roney Orchestra, horn section work/writing with GRAMMY winning hip hop producer 88 Keys for Warner Music.
Andrew is an endorsing artist with Yanagisawa Saxophones, D'Addario Reeds, and Silverstein Ligatures