Andrea Longato

guitar player/producer

About

Andrea Longato is a guitar player, producer and session musician based in New York.

He has performed/recorded with some of the finest artists in the US and abroad, including Jeremy Jordan, Janita, Debora Cox, Alphonso Ribeiro, Duncan Sheik, Cady Hoffman, Kaissa, Tony Vincent (The Voice), Justin Guarini (American Idol), Brooke Moriber, Quincy Mumford, Ron Pope, Vanessa Bley (EMI Records) and Matt Doyle. Studio collaboarations include Blake Morgan (Leslie Gore, James McCartney, Tracy Bonham), Andrew Horowitz (John Legend), Charles Newman (Magnetic Fields) and Elliot Jacobson (Ingrid Michaelson), among others.

As a bandleader Andrea has been playing with his instrumental trio at selected events in Europe and the US. His most recent outfit, ETA_BETA, is scheduled to release a debut album in 2020.

Andrea served as a producer and arranger for several artists in the City. He is currently involved in the production of a new record for "Unsuddenly", a collective of musicians that draws heavily from post-rock and indie. Some of the music that he recorded got featured on important television networks in the US.

Andrea is a faculty member at the The Collective School of Music and the resident guitar teacher at the Greenwich Village School (PS 41) in New York. As an educator, he has taught classes at many events in America and Europe alongside some of the most respected clinicians in the world.

Studio/Live collaborations inlcude: Stuart Mathewmann (Sade, Maxwell), Johnathan "Butch" Norton (Eels, Lucinda Williams), Matt Johnson (Jeff Buckley/St Vincent), Blake Morgan (James McCartney, Lesley Gore), Jason Loughlin (Amos Lee), among others.

Sounds

Session work | Selected samples

Track: "If this house falls"

Artist: Ariel Lask

Andrea Longato: rhythm and lead guitar

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Track: "Suspicion"

Artist: Andy Fitzpatrick

Andrea Longato: lead guitar (right)

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Track: "Darlin"

Artist: Tom LoSchiavo

Andrea Longato: lead guitar (left)

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Track: "Mind Print" (solo extract)

Artist: "The Collective" Advanced Performance Ensamble

Andrea Longato: lead guitar (solo)

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Track: "Scream"

Artist: Dave Diedrich

Andrea Longato: lead guitar (right)

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Track: "Clap Hands"

Artist: Janita

Andrea Longato: lead guitar (solo)

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Videos

Selected collaborations | Solo Projects

Performing with famed actor and singer Jeremy Jordan at 54 Below (NYC)

Performing with American Idol superstar Justin Guarini at the Hard Rock Café (NYC)

Performing with Broadway star Brooke Moriber (Les Miserables) at the SONY Orchard Headquarters in NYC

Performing with pop sensation Quincy Mumford (#1 Spotify artist) at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park (NJ)

Andrea Longato TRIO - Italian Clinic Promo

Andrea Longato ETA_BETA - Reel Video

Teaching

Faculty Credits | Clinics/Masterclasses

Andrea is faculty member and curriculum coordinator at the Collective School of Music in New York, where he teaches group classes and indivdual lessons. He specializes in reading, music theory, harmonic analysis and ensamble coaching. For more info on the school, please visit www.thecollective.edu.

Andrea is also resident guitar teacher at The Greenwich Village School (PS 41) in New York and he is adjunct faculty member at Avenues and Third Street School, also in Manhattan.

As a clinician, he has taught classes at many events in America and Europe alongside some of the most respected educators in the world, including Chuck Silverman (MI - Los Angeles) and Andrea Beccaro.

Photos

Performing with platinum-selling pop singer Deborah Cox at the Hard Rock Café (NYC)
Performing with Broadway star Tony Vincent at the DiMenna Center (NYC)
Veterans Day Concert 2019 in Rockefeller Plaza
Veterans Day Concert 2019 in Rockefeller Plaza - Performing with TV star Alphonso Ribeiro
NY Times Magazine feature alongside Vanessa Bley
New Yorker Festival (Joe's Pub, NYC) - Performing with Pony Boy
Performing with Tony Award-winning actress Cady Hoffman at Joe's Pub (NYC)
Performing with Bon Jovi's own David Bryan at the famed Stone Pony (Asbury Park)
Jazz Bayati Series (Baku, Azerbaijan) - Performing with Finnish pop star Janita
World Cafe Live (Philadelphia) - Performing with Finnish pop star Janita
On the guitar chair for "The Secret Life of Bees", a critically acclaimed musical curated by Duncan Sheik (Spring Awakening)
Performing with world music star Kaissa (Peter Gabriel, Paul Simon, Manu di Bango)

Corporate

Dress Sharp | Play it Strong | Sing it Loud

Andrea has an extensive experience playing club gigs and private events, spanning from solo/duo intimate performances to big productions featuring large ensembles. He served as musical director and co-producer for JRMG, an up-and-coming music group that was featured in the New York Magazine, among others.

A versatile guitar player, Andrea can also double up as a lead singer. He's been hosting music nights at several NYC venues including Arthur’s Tavern, Toshi’s Living Room and Anyway Cafe' in Manhattan.

You can request song lists, audio and video samples by inquiring at andrealongato.music@gmail.com.

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