Andrew Gutauskas | Bari Sax
Andrew Gutauskas is a Grammy Award winning Baritone Saxophonist, Composer, Arranger and Educator. He received his Bachelor of Music from William Paterson University and then furthered his education by attending the Artist Diploma program at the Juilliard School where he studied with baritone saxophone legend, Joe Temperley.
During his career, Andrew has performed with such artists as Michael Buble, Paul Simon, Lena Hall, Alice Ripley, Laura Benanti, Jimmy Heath, Frank Wess, Josh Redman, Gil Goldstein, Steve Wilson, Stefon Harris, Wynton Marsalis, Tom Harrell, Ari Hoenig, and many others. He recently toured and recorded with Bollywood film composers, Salim and Sulaiman Merchant and can be heard on the film Jai Gangaagal. He is a member of several groups in New York City including Lucas Pino’s No-Net Nonet, Miho Hazama’s M_Unit, The Uptown Jazz Tentet, Hannah Gill & the Hours, Dan Pugach Nonet, Charlie Rosen's Broadway Big Band, Bill Mobley’s big band, Kyle Saulnier’s Awakening Orchestra, Sammy Miller and the Congregation Big Band,Funktion 11, Tim and the Space Cadets, The Skivvies, as well as many others.
Andrew has performed at many venues around New York City and abroad including the Blue Note, Birdland, Jazz at Lincoln Centers Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola & Allen Room, Smalls Jazz Club, the Jazz Standard, the Rainbow Room at Rockefeller Center, Smoke Jazz Club, Alice Tully Hall, Joe's Pub, 54 Below, the O2 in London and the Queen Mary 2. In addition to performing on the Tony Award winning musical, After Midnight, he has made appearances on television including NBC's America's Got Talent, with Paul Simon on NBC, with Michael Buble on the Oprah Winfrey Show, and with Imani Coppola on the Conan O’Brien Show.
Andrew is releasing his first EP in 2017 on Outside In Music.