Lynn Seaton 1
G. I. Jive
Groovin' High
Lynn Seaton
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Lynn Seaton has had a stellar career as a jazz bassist. Born in the USA in Oklahoma in 1957, he started playing bass at age 9. By the late 70s he was performing around the state. He joined the Woody Herman Band in 1984, and subsequently enjoyed extended tours with the Count Basie Orchestra, Tony Bennett, George Shearing, Monty Alexander and Jeff Hamilton. Residing in New York from 1986 – 1998, he freelanced with countless major jazz artists, including Thad Jones, Maria Schneider, Diane Schuur, Mel Torme, John Fedchock, Frank Wess, Teddy Wilson and many others. In 1998, Seaton accepted an offer to join the faculty at the University of North Texas. Lynn has appeared on over 125 recordings including 2 Grammy nominated ones and one Grammy winner. He has five recordings as a leader. He remains in demand as a freelancer, and is sought out internationally for clinics, directing big bands, workshops, and performing as a soloist and with his own trio. He was inducted into the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame, the Cincinnati, Ohio Jazz Hall of Fame, honored as a Sammons Artist of the year, named a Sigma Alpha Iota National Arts Associate, and selected to be a Fulbright Scholar to teach in Riga, Latvia.
Aug 9OFAM 2016I'll Be Seeing YouJaqua
Aug 10OFAM 2016On A Wing And A PrayerJaqua
Aug 10OFAM 2016Groovin' HighJaqua
Aug 11OFAM 2016Somewhere In The South PacificJaqua
Aug 13OFAM 2016SkylarkJaqua
Aug 13OFAM 2016Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the PositiveJaqua
Aug 2OFAM 2017I Let A Song Go Out Of My HeartJaqua
Aug 3OFAM 2017If I Were A BellJaqua
Aug 5OFAM 2017All The Things You AreJaqua
Aug 6OFAM 2017Body And SoulJaqua
Aug 8OFAM 2017Heat WaveJaqua
Aug 9OFAM 2017It’s De-LovelyJaqua
Aug 12OFAM 2017So Hard To ForgetJaqua
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