Artists: S-W

Sean Driscoll

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Sean Driscoll is a professional musician living in Brooklyn, NY.

One of his bands, Sean Driscoll Group right out of college won Best Unsigned Band in a contest held by Musician Magazine judged among others by Pat Metheny, Jimmy Jam, Adrien Belew and Stone Gossard. He has a Master’s Degree in music composition, studied with premier players and teachers in Boston and New York and counts among his friends and acquaintances some of the best musicians in the world.

He has worked and shared the stage with Gary Burton, Zakir Hussein, Clay Aiken, Steve Lillywhite, Duncan Sheik, Antonio Sanchez and many of New York and LA’s notable musicians. He has also performed on stage and in the pit of more than fifteen Broadway and off-Broadway shows. 


Though primarily a guitarist, he is a multi-instrumentalist and has been known to perform on tres, mandolin, ukulele, banjo, bandoneon, piano, bass, drums and is secretly working on a few more.

He has released two critically lauded CDs and an EP under his own name and currently gigs mostly in NY with his group as well as with Uncle Pumpkin and as a sideman with many others.

In addition to performing, he teaches privately, makes popular instructional videos on YouTube and blogs about music and improvisation at somuchsound.blogspot.com

Links:
Websites:
http://seandriscoll.net/
http://somuchsound.blogspot.com/
http://www.seandriscollgroup.com/
http://unclepumpkin.bandcamp.com/

Instructional video on Pentatonic Fluidity:
http://youtu.be/zhXIJMO4vWE

Live performance of original song Absolute Convolute:
http://youtu.be/9nZ-_n5Frvw

Link to stream of original song Crop Circles:
http://seandriscollgroup.com/sounds/CropCircSample.m3u