Andy Greenwood - Trumpet
Andy Greenwood is a freelance Trumpet / Flugelhorn player currently playing 1st Trumpet in the West End Musical Wicked. He was fortunate to study with the great Bobby Shew whilst a member of the Wigan Youth Jazz Orchestra. After spending 2 years working for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines Andy joined the National Youth Jazz Orchestra. During this time he was asked to join the Syd Lawrence Orchestra, where he remained a member for 6 years.
Throughout his musical career he has worked with artists such as Al Jarreau, Chuck Findley, Wayne Bergeron, Bobby Shew, Jon Faddis, James Morrison, Bob Brookmeyer, Michael Gibbs, Bill Frisell, Eliane Elias, New York Voices, Conte Candoli, Buddy Childers, Bill Watrous, Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight, Maceo Parker, Westlife, Michael Buble, Shirley Bassey, Georgie Fame, George Michael, Robbie Williams and The Who.
He has performed with many groups including The Metropole Orchestra, Frankfurt Radio Big Band, Super C Big Band, Laurence Cottle Big Band, Steve Sidwell Big Band, BBC Big Band, Opera North, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, London Philharmonia and the Ronnie Scotts Big Band.
West End shows include Wicked, Chicago, My One and Only, The Rat Pack, Saturday Night Fever, Guys and Dolls, Ray Charles, The Producers and Sinatra.