FRIENDS AND COLLABORATORS
Andrew believes music is a powerful way to bring people together. His creative collaborations have been integral to his albums, and he is honoured to have worked with the following talented musicians and friends.
A successful French pianist and composer, Elodie Sablier studied at the Conservatoires of Lyon and Paris where she obtained First Prizes in composition as well as in piano performance. Elodie moved to Australia in 2008 and has since released two successful albums, Vertigo and Silent Bridge, as well as collaborating with Andrew on his albums Moon Under Water and Vivid. She also regularly joins him in concert around Australia.
One of Australia’s most respected musicians, Tommy Emmanuel is well known for his song-writing and unique ‘finger style’ technique on the guitar. During a career spanning five decades, he has picked up two Grammy nominations, two ARIA awards and multiple awards from Guitar Player magazine, among other accolades. In 2010 he was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia. Tommy contributed tracks to Andrew’s Moon Under Water and Vivid albums.
With a career spanning more than four decades, and over 100 million albums sold, Olivia Newton-John’s successes include four Grammy Awards, an Emmy Award, numerous ARIA, Country Music, American Music and People’s Choice awards, 10 number-one hits, and more than 15 Top 10 singles. Olivia was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992, and in 2012 she opened the Olivia Newton-John Cancer and Wellness Centre in her hometown of Melbourne.