“... York straddles with complete assurance the worlds Of Bossa Nova, Bach, Scarlatti, Celtic song, jazz and minimalism, maintaining a complete mastery of each idiom and managing to sound totally himself, with the classical and the exotic functioning simply as points of departure.”
Seen and Heard International
“I love Yamour. Simply put it is my favorite classical guitar album. Ever. You are a gift to earth.”
First Prize winner, GFA; First Prize winner, Fingerstyle
"While some people play music others are musicians. These people
transcend whatever instrument they play and connect with a level far
beyond the mere physical. Andrew York is one of these special people
who do just that; he is a musician’s musician. Not only through his
performances but through his composing he is enriching the guitar in
ways only future generations will truly understand. It is an honor and
pleasure to know this gifited and kind artist."
Fingerstyle Guitar Magazine
“When Andrew York plays, the guitar becomes transparent; the music just pours out from his soul.”
Festival Director, La Guitarra California
"Andrew York takes old wine skins (Bagatelle, Etude, Saraband . . .) and fills them with the new wine of his artistic soul. This is beautiful music."
"Immaculate technique, elegant and expressive . . . His intimate knowledge of the instrument provides for some delicious sonorities of authentic originality . . ."
"Andrew York’s eclectic writing and playing constitute one of the hippest styles in American classical guitar . . . his writing projects levels of honesty, spirit and magnetism that are rare in contemporary guitar composition."
Guitar Player Magazine