Music Director

Andrew Howson

Andrew has been a singer and musician for over 24 years, and has been involved in the Barbershop and a cappella art forms as a singer and educator for 14 years.

He has coached many choruses and quartets around Australia and in the USA, as well as arranging charts for some of the top groups in the Barbershop Harmony Society.  Andrew is also the Music Director of Sound Connection - 2013 Barbershop Harmony Australia National Bronze medalists and VocalescenceSweet Adelines International Region 34 three (3) times small chorus champions.

While living in the USA with his wife and three children, Andrew served on the music team for award winning chorus, Sound of the Rockies, with whom he earned an international fourth place bronze medal in 2008.  Over the years, Andrew has sung in many quartets earning a collection of gold, silver and bronze medals, competed internationally several times and has also directed other choruses (in both Barbershop Harmony Australia and Sweet Adelines International), earning gold, silver, bronze and 4th place medals respectively. Andrew is a certified Music Judge in the Australasian Guild of Judges and has a Diploma of Music and a Diploma of Sound Production

Andrew now lives on the Gold Coast with his wife, Jen and children Braden, Avery and Greyson.
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