Sakae Artist: Andrew Gander

Andrew Gander is a Sydney based Australian jazz drummer. He has toured, recorded and performed with many local and international artists including Adam Armstrong, Alan Vizzuti, Barbara Morrison, Ben Winkelman, Blaine Whittaker, Bobby Shew, Carl Orr, Craig Scott, Chuck Stevens, Dale Barlow, Daryl Pratt, Dave Ades, David Starck, Dennis Irwin, Don Burrows, Ernie Watts, Eugene Pao, Gabriel Guerrero, Guy LeClaire, Harry Connick, Jack Wilkins, James Morrison, James Muller, Jamie Oehlers, Jim McNeely, Jim Pugh, Jimmy Witherspoon, Joe Chindamo, Joe Pass, John Hoffman, John Irabagon, John McLaughlin, Johnny Griffin, Julien Wilson, Kenny Kirkland, Kenny Wheeler, Kevin Hunt, Mark Fitzgibbon, Mark Murphy, Michael Brecker, Mike Nock, Mike Rivett, Nicholas Bouloukos, Paolo Levi, Paul Grabowsky, Peter O’Mara, Peter Scherr, Phil Stack, Randy Brecker, Ray Brown, Richard Maegraith, Sam Anning, Scott Dodd, Sean Wayland, Steve Hunter, Steve McKenna, Steve Magnusson, Tim Hopkins, Vince Jones, Vincent Herring and many others. Andrew is also an active educator and clinician. He holds a Masters Degree in Music Performance from Melbourne University and is currently completing his PhD at Sydney University.