Andrew Keir trained as a concert pianist and accompanist at the Royal Northern College of Music, where he won all the major awards for vocal coaching.
He subsequently accompanied at all the major UK classical singing competitions and recitals before diversifying into musical theatre.
Andrew has since worked on West End, UK and international touring productions of The Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, Oliver!, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Grease, Dr Dolittle and has also toured with Northern Ballet Theatre.
In addition, he has worked as rehearsal and audition pianist for The Really Useful Group and Cameron Mackintosh Ltd.
Andrew has lectured in musical theatre and been Musical Director and Vocal Coach at The Academy of Live and Recorded Arts London, City College Manchester, Stagecoach Theatre Arts, The Hammond School, Liverpool Theatre School, Steelworks and Phil Winston’s Theatre Works.
In 2009, Andrew was invited to join the board of examiners at The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and now examines for LAMDA throughout the UK .
Andrew directs 3 choirs for Magic Voices and also has a degree in law.
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