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QSM WELCOMES NEW TEACHER ANDY PELLEGRINO

Andy Pellegrino is a guitarist and well rounded musician born and raised from Guelph Ontario. He has been playing the guitar since the age of 11 soon becoming his primary focus in life. He teaches, performs, composes, and arranges music regularly, and has a real passion for music.

Andy is a graduate from the music honours program at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. He also received his diploma from the three year music performance program at Mohawk College Applied Arts & Technology specializing in classical guitar. It was here where he had the opportunities to study with renowned guitarists Tim Phelan and Emma Rush, and also worked in various classical guitar ensembles. As part of his training, Andy also completed his Grade 8 guitar examination through the Royal Conservatory of Music.

In the future, Andy plans on attending teacher’s college in order to pursue a career where he teaches music to children. He wants to be a part of enriching people’s lives with music.