Andy Riggs stepped into the role of Guest Artistic Director in the Fall of 2021 for our “Jingle” show after serving as our Artistic Manager for our virtual concerts “All Together Now” and “Unmuted!” during the pandemic months in 2021. Andy brings 15 years of choral conducting experience and 21 years of piano accompanying and singing to the San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus. Andy joined this group as a singer for Jingle 2016. Since then, he has served as the Outreach Director, a Section Leader, a member of the Artistic Team, a member of Mood Swings and the SDGMC Chamber Chorale, a soloist, a dance captain, and dancer. He is thrilled to continue as Guest Artistic Director for “Broadway, Our Way!” When Andy is not with the chorus he serves as the Workshop Coordinator for the United Church of Christ Musicians Association National Board of Directors, teaches private voice and piano lessons have worked as the Music Director for different musicals and can be seen performing throughout the city of San Diego for different shows and events. Andy would like to thank all those from the SDGMC organization who work so hard to ensure that these incredible shows are possible, and he would like to send a special thank you to his husband, Travis, for his unwavering love and support through this process and all of life’s endeavors.
Guest Artistic Director