ANDY STERMER is a composer based in Miami, FL. His work spans a range of genres including film, digital media, choral, jazz, and chamber music. His short film scores have screened at film festivals across the United States, Europe, and Asia, and his concert music has received premieres by VocalEssence and the Frost Concert Jazz Band. He studied music performance, composition, and arranging at Minnesota State University Moorhead and the University of Miami’s Frost School of Music.

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BEST ORIGINAL MUSIC - The Mespies Film Festival - 2018.png
OFFICIAL SELECTION - Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival - 2018.png
BEST SHORT COMEDY FILM - South Dakota Film Festival - 2017.png

Film Scores

Fairy Tail (2018)

Am I Awake? (2018)


Rag Dolls (2017)

Film Music Demos


Concert Music







Interesting People Reading Poetry is a short, sound rich podcast created by Andy and Brendan Stermer. We ask artists and luminaries to read us a favorite poem and share what it means to them. Guests include Representative Ilhan OmarOn Being host Krista Tippett, MacArthur “genius” entomologist Dr. Marla Spivak, James Beard award-winning chef Amy Thielen, NPR Tiny Desk Contest winner Gaelynn Lea, and novelist Chris Kraus, among many others. We’ve been featured by the CBC Podcast PlaylistCity PagesMinnesota Public RadioMinnesota MonthlyPoetry FoundationFlyover, and elsewhere. Available now on RadioPubliciTunesStitcher, or Spotify.


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