Sean McCann

Biography

McCann was born in California in 1988 in a small beach town called Goleta. He now resides in Los Angeles. He has been publishing albums since 2007, utilizing an array of instruments including violin, piano, & voice.

His first fully realized album, Music for Private Ensemble (2013), found the artist multi-tracking and performing dozens of layers of instruments and sounds to form a one-man-orchestra. The logical followup album, Music for Public Ensemble (2016), lassoed in 30 other musicians to join and puzzle together a 2xLP of lush chamber works, choral pieces, & text-sound compositions.

In 2012 he formed the record label Recital, which has published dozens of LPs and books with an emphasis on new music, sound poetry, & sound art, examining the similarities and differences between the pastoral and the bizarre.

Selected Discography

Music for Public Ensemble (2016) – Recital
A Castle Popping (2015) – Recital
Music For Private Ensemble (2013)Recital
Ten Impressions for Piano & Strings (2015) – Root Strata
The Capital (2011) – Aguirre Records
Prelusion (2011) Recital / Root Strata
Mammoth Mountain (2009/2010) – Avant Archive
Fountains (2010) – Roll Over Rover
Sincere World (2010) – Amethyst Sunset
Open Resolve (2010) – Stunned Records / Orange Milk
Midnight Orchard (2008) – Roll Over Rover
Phylum Sigh (2008) – DNT Records

Links

Bandcamp
Vimeo

Performances

April 27th, 2017 – Human Resources,  with Keith Fullerton Whitman & Jessika Kenney
https://www.facebook.com/events/1477129685693333/

Booking / Inquiries

seantristanmccann@gmail.com