Andrew Heavelin - Guitar, Ukulele

Andrew Heavelin is a California-based classical guitarist and teacher. Born and raised in LA's San Gabriel Valley region, Andrew first began his formal studies in music at Pasadena City College, where he received honors for his contribution to the program. As a member of PCC's resident quartet he performed in numerous settings including concert halls, art galleries, historic homes and more.

In 2014, Andrew relocated to northern California, where he attended Humboldt State University and received a Bachelor's degree in classical guitar performance. While there, Andrew performed regularly in the area, and received various academic and musical honors.
In May 2018, Andrew received a Master of Music degree in guitar performance from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, where he studied under Marc Teicholz. While at the Conservatory, Andrew had the honor of working with some of the top professionals in the field, including playing in master classes for Meng Su of the Beijing Guitar Duo and Gaelle Solal. He has performed alongside John Dearman of the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, and in studio recitals with Marc Teicholz. Andrew was recently featured as a guest soloist performing with the LIKHA Pilipino Folk Ensemble at San Francisco's iconic Palace of Fine Arts, and has performed widely in the Bay Area in association with the Conservatory’s community service program