At the forefront of contemporary music for more than three decades, Andrew Ball has given premieres of works by Sofia Gubaidulina at the Bath Festival and of Hanna Kulenty's Second Piano Concerto with the Warsaw National Philharmonic. He has played Messiaen at the Proms and Ives and Busoni at the Wigmore Hall. Other premieres have included works by Chris Dench, James Wood, John Woolrich, David Matthews, John Casken, Alfred Schnittke and Edison Denisov.
Andrew Ball is now in great demand as a teacher and is a professor at the Royal College of Music where he studied with Kendall Taylor and was Head of Keyboard from 1999 to 2005. He has given master classes worldwide, most recently in New Orleans, Berlin, Hong Kong and Taiwan.