The Catholic University of America

 Dr. Andrew Earle Simpson

Andrew Earle Simpson

Ordinary Professor, Music
Division Head, Theory-Composition
office phone (202) 319-5564
office fax (202) 319-6280


Professional Biography

Music for Silent Film

The Oresteia Opera Project


For a catalogue of works with audio and video samples, please visit


Media: Audio Files

Listen The Golden Prophecy, for alto saxophone and piano.  Noah Getz, saxophone, Andrew Simpson, piano (2009) Newly released on Albany Records (Still Life, Noah Getz, saxophone, 2011)

Listen The Furies, opera in one act (Finale). Catholic University Opera Theater (2006)

Listen Lucky Stars, silent film score for chamber ensemble (conclusion).  The Snark Ensemble (2007)

Watch a video Introduction to the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music