Andrew Favorito, clarinet and bassoon instuctor
Andrew Favorito is a graduate student at the University of Southern California's Thornton School of Music where he studies with Shawn Mouser of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Andrew currently performs with the USC Thornton Symphony, American Youth Symphony, and many Los Angeles metropolitan orchestras, such as the Peninsula Symphony, Santa Monica Symphony, and Culver City Symphony Orchestra.
Andrew was also a mentor for the Civic Ensembles of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra from 2013-2015; a position that involved both intensive teaching and performing. Prior to moving to Los Angeles, Favorito maintained an active musical life in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan. From 2012-2015, he was the second bassoonist of the Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra (OH), and performed regularly with the Dearborn Symphony, Adrian Symphony, and many others in the region.