Andrea's compositions have been presented in Canada by Array Music, Vancouver New Music, Calgary New Works, Open Space New Music and Innovations en Concert and Le Vivier. She has performed her work internationally at REDCAT and Automata, Los Angeles, DOT Air Festival, Rhode Island, Casino Baumgarten and Espace Senghor during Kyma International Sound Symposiums in Vienna and Brussels, as well as during ICMC in Athens, Greece.
She has been performing works by André Cormier throughout the last ten years, for Galerie Sans Nom, Moncton, the Wandelweiser Festival in Dusseldorf, Germany, and at the RISD Museum for CMW Ars Subtilior Festival in Rhode Island, USA.
Her research has been published in The Leonardo Music Journal Vol.#24, her performance of Agostino di Scipio's Audible Ecosystemics No.3b was published by La Camera Verde and she is affiliated with several performing ensembles in Canada, USA and Europe including EXO//ENDO, Choeur Électronique, OFFAL, Ecoutorium and Ensemble SISYPHE.
Andrea studied vocal performance and composition at The University of Victoria (2001), electronic music at The Institute of Sonology, The Hague (2007), and completed a DMA from The California Institute of the Arts, Valencia (2014). Her creative work, travel and studies have been enabled by several awards from the Canada Council for the Arts, the BC Arts Council and The Herb Alpert School of Music.
Vancouver Review Media / Mark Mushet "There is another voice emerging from the wilderness that...aims to strike out in entirely new ways, embracing some powerful technological tools. Her name is Andrea Young" – Mark Mushet