Andy Young is a Chicago-based musician, sought after at music festivals nationwide, performing Gypsy Jazz & Irish Traditional Music on Hammered Dulcimer. Andy Young’s concerts infuse expressive musical arrangements with humor and insight to provide a deep understanding of the role of music in our multicultural and interpersonal world.
"He is a master hammered dulcimist" - Dan Landrum, Dulcimer Players News
"Be prepared to be totally blown away by his masterful proficiency and spectacular, energetic musical interpretations." - Chicago Tribune
Andy Young’s brand new album, Swing Marteaux, is an entire CD of Gypsy Jazz on the hammered dulcimer. Recorded over the Summer of 2012, featured guests include guitarist Alfonso Ponticelli of Swing Gitan, violinist Farley Masterton, Bob Tamborrino on clarinet, and vocalist Andi Tauber. This CD truly highlights Andy’s mastery of the hammered dulcimer.