Andrew Cuneo joined the St. Louis Symphony as Principal Bassoon in 2011. Prior to his appointment in St. Louis, he was Principal Bassoon of the Louisville Orchestra and the Sarasota Opera. In addition, he has performed with the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Milwaukee, Boston, and Houston symphonies, as well as the Lyric Opera of Chicago and the Houston Grand Opera. Andrfew has played with the Sun Valley Summer Symphony since 2011, and has been a fellow at several summer festivals, including Tanglewood, the Music Academy of the West, and the Youth Orchestra of the Americas. Andrew is a former student of Bernard Garfield and Daniel Matsukawa at the Curtis Institute of Music and Benjamin Kamins at Rice University. Andrew is married to Ellen Connors who is also a fine bassoonist.