Sean West

Introduction:

Seán is classically trained and shares a passion for music through his love of film music, popular ballads, famous songs, contemporary music and is comfortable moving between a variety of genres from ragtime, theater, pop to classical.

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About Sean...

Seán has been surrounded by the creative arts from a very young age and has a good ear for music. He began by joining the school choir and learning piano by watching and imitating his grandmothers hands.

Seán was accepted into the world-renowned Drakensberg Boys Choir, with whom he traveled extensively across South Africa, United Kingdom and the United States performing for packed auditoriums and twice invited to perform for the late President Nelson Mandela. Seán continued his music studies as well as studies in business, performing in various Johannesburg hotels such as The Grace Hotel, Rosebank and wedding and corporate functions.

Most recently, Seán was resident pianist at the exclusive Palace of the Lost City, Sun City resort. The Palace is a Leading Hotel of the World, having hosted Elton John and Michael Jackson; here Seán had the opportunity to perform for a variety of elite clientele including Hollywood celebrities Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore while filming their latest film, Blended; Axl Rose and Slash during their Gods of Rock tour; the lavish Gupta wedding; and a variety of corporate clients and politicians.

Seán is classically trained and shares a passion for music through his love of film music, popular ballads, famous songs, contemporary music and is comfortable moving between a variety of genres from ragtime, theater, pop to classical. He is able to read music and constantly adds to his repertoire.