Sting, Sally Triplett, Sean

2015 – New Beginnings

In the previous post I told you how thrilling it was to do a show with Leslie Uggams [had a crush on her since I was a kid!] – this time I rehearsed and played with Sting in two shows at 54 Below’s tribute to James Taylor. Karen Oberlin and I are delighted to announce […]

Harkness Holiday

Artist News – December 2014

Artist news for Sean Harkness [and some accompanist stuff too!]. Fresh back from Todashi, Saitama and Okinawa City, Okinawa, the bustle of New York City is the perfect balance to the Zen of Japan.  Yin and yang, oh yeah. On top of the list are Artist activities: new CD Duet with Ian Herman – concert […]

jFlier

Fall 2014 – NYC and Tokyo

Latest news: Friday, October 3 and Saturday, October 11 Sean will be performing live in Tokyo:   10/3 [Fri] 7p at Crawfish Akasaka  *  http://crawfish.jp/schedule1410.html 10/11 [Sat] 7p at Gellery ZO in Ikebukuro  *   http://galleryzo-ikb.com/ *** New CD with Ian Herman! “Duet” is a classical/jazz crossover album with original instrumental music for guitar and […]

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 […]

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