Guitar Vice Instructor Andy CliftonAndy Clifton is a multi-talented singer, songwriter, and acoustic and electric guitar player who has been a staple of the Colorado Springs music scene for many years.  Andy grew up in New York in a very musical household and took private music lessons for voice, woodwinds, as well as private guitar lessons from fourth grade through college.  Andy relocated to Colorado Springs in 1993 as a member of the United States Army and began making his mark as a performing singer/songwriter in the region.  Andy was honorably discharged from the Army in 1996 and has spent the last 20 years as one of the most prolific performing musicians in the area.

Andy, along with his group Andy Clifton and Company, have earned much acclaim in the Colorado Springs music scene.  He was named “Most Popular Music Individual of 2004” by the Pike’s Peak Arts Council, and has been nominated by the Colorado Springs Independent as “Best Singer-Songwriter” in 2013, 2014, and 2015.  The current lineup of Andy’s group features Andy on vocals and acoustic guitar alongside some of the most talented and sought after musicians in the region.   They largely perform songs from Andy’s large catalogue of original material and they maintain a busy live performing schedule.


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  • Electric Guitar Lessons
  • Acoustic Guitar Lessons
  • Classical Guitar Lessons
  • Electric Bass Lessons
  • Audio Production


1257 Lake Plaza Drive, #110
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
(719) 373-7745