Andrew Zweibel is a music educator, marching arts designer, and leader of performing arts organizations in the Chicago area. Specializing in innovative educational and design strategies, Andrew has directed and designed for award-winning programs both in public schools and in the not-for-profit world.
Andrew currently serves as the Ensemble Director for Chromium Winds, the 2-time defending WGI Winds Independent Open Class Champions. He is pursuing a graduate degree in Performing Arts Administration from Roosevelt University’s Chicago College of Performing Arts, where he also serves on the full-time administrative staff. Prior to joining the staff at CCPA, he most recently served as one of two Band Directors at Glenbrook North High School. Prior to joining the GBN faculty in 2016, Andrew began his teaching career at South Dade Senior High School where he served as the Director of Bands from 2011 to 2016. While at South Dade, he built a successful program that regularly received top ratings at local and state festivals.
Andrew is known as an outstanding designer of shows for the marching arts. He has designed award-winning shows for his high schools both in Florida and Illinois, as well as serving on the design team for both of Chromium’s two WGI Winds championships. Andrew specializes in sound design, and has developed soundscapes, samples, and additional audio effects for a number of successful groups. He also has successfully hosted student leadership clinics in both Florida and Illinois, helping student leadership teams in high school band programs realize their full potential.
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