Andrew Oswinkle was born and raised in Baltimore and is currently attending Peabody Conservatory for his masters in classical guitar performance. He has placed 3rd in the 2019 Philadelphia classical Guitar Competition and placed as a semi-finalist in his first time competing in the 2019 Appalachian GuitarFest Solo Guitar Competition.
As well as playing standard classical repertoire, Andrew also plays a variety of musical genres including classical, jazz, rock, and pop and is an avid guitar teacher and performer in the Baltimore area. He has had the opportunity to receive master classes from renown guitarists such as Manuel Barrueco, William Kanengiser, and David Russel which have greatly influenced his playing. He has also played for various events in the area such as the Baltimore Book Festival, the Aisquith Arts Festival, The Baltimore Bach Fest as well as a number of solo recitals in the Baltimore area.