Fingerstyle Wizard! an interview in Musician’s Friend

Here is an article posted in Musician’s Friend online magazine: http://thehub.musiciansfriend.com/artist-interviews/all-the-small-things-strings-pickups-and-other-gear The Fingerstyle Wizard Sean Harkness is a technical virtuoso who uses his fingerstyle guitar approach to tell his story. Drawing inspiration from Joe Pass and Tommy Emmanuel, Sean is constantly striving to create a feeling within the song. He left Burlington,VT for New York […]

Karen Oberlin & Sean Harkness CVR

A Wish – Karen Oberlin and Sean Harkness

A Wish – Karen Oberlin & Sean Harkness Duo Worldwide release: February 1, 2014 A Wish, like a hope or a dream, whether simple or complex, is always personal. Yet the wishes of two artists can be expressed in one creative project like this one by Karen Oberlin and Sean Harkness. Karen had wished for […]

DUOS

DUOS at Metropolitan Room

The new DUOS series at the Metropolitan Room got off to a rockin’ start on Thursday, May 3rd with Nina Henessey and Brian Camelio as my first ever guests.  T here was much spontaneity, audience interaction, intimacy, exploration, and gorgeous music.  Brian and I have known each other for many years and he remembers stories […]

Leap Year

On the H2 CD Flights Volume 1 is the tune Leap Year, composed in its entirety on February 29, 2008. Joined by Mark Miller on trombone, here is Mike Herriott on flugel horn and your humble narrator on a Fender Subsonic baritone electric: 02. Harkness Herriott – Flights Vol 1 – Leap Year [very lo-res […]

Jimmy Norman

Jimmy Norman (August 12, 1937 – November 8, 2011) I wrote this when Jimmy died on November 8, 2011: Every day I have the opportunity to go out into the world and do something special, to touch people’s hearts.  To take them for a ride, in the moment, the Now.  You were a huge teacher […]

H2 ‘Home For The Holidays’ Review

H2 (SEAN HARKNESS & MIKE HERRIOTT) HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS Opening Day Entertainment Group iTunes AmazonMP3 -review by Rob Lester for TalkinBroadway.com Highly visible Sean Harkness is the guitarist of choice for a staggering number of NYC cabaret singers, his Bistro Award as outstanding instrumentalist and the MAC Award for his own debut as a […]

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