Andy Nevala


Andy Nevala               The Colorado Scene

Andy-NevalaAward winning Pianist/Arranger/Composer Andy Nevala has been recognized by Downbeat Magazine on 9 different occasions, winning Downbeat Music Awards for composition (2002), arranging (2003), and performing/directing (2000, 2000, 2002).

He completed a Master of Music in Theory and Composition from UNC in 2000, and completed a Doctorate in Jazz Piano Performance from the University of Colorado, Boulder.





 “Waiting in the Alley”  1800 

WaitingintheAlleyNevala- piano 
Drums – Mike Benton, Mark Raynes, Willie O’Burke, Shilo Stroman 
Congas – Jose Espino 
Acoustic bass – Greg Garrison, Geoff Gilkes 
Baby Bass – Jimmy Trujillo 
Voice – Rhin Watson, Suzanne Morrison 
Electric bass – Rick White, 
Trumpet, Flugelhorn – Steve Roach 
Saxophones – Allen Zurcher