Andrew Maxbauer is a composer and performer whose music often lies at the limit of audibility, involving instruments, field recordings, the presence of the performance space, and the surrounding sonic environment.
His compositions have been presented internationally at festivals, including June in Buffalo, Kalvfestivalen, and the Saint Petersburg International New Music Festival. He has worked with ensembles and performers such as airborne extended, Ensemble Dal Niente, Longleash, mdi ensemble, Mimitabu, Mivos Quartet, Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble, Ensemble Multilatérale, and Talea Ensemble.
Andrew received his Ph.D. in Music Composition and Technology from Northwestern University. He currently resides in Chicago.