Andrew Rammon

Andrew Rammon

Education:

B.A., Pepperdine University
M.M., The Cleveland Institute of Music

Contact Information:

(570) 321-4016
Campus Post Office Box 148
rammon@lycoming.edu

Music: Adjunct Faculty

Special Interest: Cello and String Methods

Andrew Rammon is cellist of the Grammy-nominated Eaken Piano Trio and the newly established Lycoming Piano Trio. Performances by the Eaken Trio have been broadcast on more than 100 radio stations nationwide. His collaborations with the pianist Naomi Niskala, have been broadcast on local NPR stations, most recently a conversation and recital on WVIA on February 19, 2017.

Mr. Rammon has performed as a soloist and in chamber ensembles across the United States, Europe, Russia, China, and Japan. He also serves as principal cellist of the Williamsport Symphony Orchestra and the Shippensburg Festival Orchestra. He has performed concertos by Shostakovich, Strauss, Beethoven, and Haydn with the WSO. With the Shippensburg Festival Orchestra he has played the Brahms Double, Beethoven Triple, and Tchaikovsky Pezzo Capricioso.

Mr. Rammon teaches cello and chamber music at Susquehanna University and Lycoming College. Former teaching engagements were held at Bucknell University, Mansfield University, and at Penn State University. During the summers, Mr. Rammon teaches at the Pepperdine Summer Music Program in Heidelberg, Germany, helps lead Susquehanna University’s GO AUSTRIA trip, and is a co-director of the Williamsport Chamber Music Festival. He is also the founder of Cellobration, a bi-annual cello festival consisting of current and former students, as well as local cellists from the Williamsport area.

Mr. Rammon's teachers include Ronald Leonard, Stephen Geber, and Daniel Robert Graf. Past performances with the acclaimed Fitzwilliam String Quartet include the 2016 Bucknell University residency, the Schubert Quintet in February, 2015, and Tchaikovsky’s ‘Souvenir de Florence’ in 2014.