Andrew Latona is a guitarist raised in Silver Spring, Maryland, where he studied with the late Paul Wingo and got experience playing at Church, Go Go spots, and Jazz clubs. He attended university at Purchase College where he studied with the late Vic Juris, and first met Jon Faddis. He graduated as Outstanding Senior, and was awarded the James Moody Scholarship. Upon graduating in 2017 he has gone on to work with Faddis, Jazzmeia Horn, Julius Rodriguez Trio, and many more. He currently resides in Bed Stuy Brooklyn with his brother , Christopher Latona and they co-lead their own group The Latona Brothers, who play music steeped in Straight Jazz and the Go Go style, paying homage to the masters of both genres that have shaped their musical journeys.