10.03.18The Humanity Quartet releases its first recording on Cellar Live Records!

The group's first recording "Humanity" is released this month (October 5!) on Cellar Live Records! We celebrate with a short tour - NY, Philly, and Columbia, MO.

The Humanity Quartet:
Joel Frahm - tenor & soprano saxophone
Peter Bernstein - guitar
Sean Smith - bass
Leon Parker - drums

More to come...

03.07.17The Humanity Quartet

Sean Smith's long time association with world renowned Leon Parker (drums/percussion) serves as the foundation of this newly formed all star group. Be on the lookout for our upcoming CD and some engagements with the band!
The Humanity Quartet:
Joel Frahm - tenor & soprano saxophone
Peter Bernstein - guitar
Sean Smith - bass
Leon Parker - drums

12.15.14The Sean Smith Ensemble has been awarded the 2015 CMA/ASCAP Award for Adventurous Programming!

We are honored to have been chosen!

10.15.14German Tour with the Daniel Guggenheim New York Quartet Oct. 15 - Nov. 3!

Daniel Guggenheim Quartet:
Daniel Guggenheim - Tenor & Soprano Saxophones
Peter Madsen - Piano
Sean Smith - Bass
Devin Gray - Drums

03.01.13Collabration with Poet Tracy K. Smith (winner of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry) on April 12 in Princeton, NJ.

Tracy K. Smith - Spoken Poetry
Sean Smith - Bass
John Hart - Guitar

As part of the People and Stories 10th annual benefit event in Princeton, NJ

05.07.12European Tour with the Daniel Guggenheim Quartet May 19 - June 2!

Daniel Guggenheim Quartet:
Daniel Guggenheim - Tenor & Soprano Saxophones
Peter Madsen - Piano
Sean Smith - Bass
Devin Gray - Drums

12.21.11TRUST is "one of the best jazz albums of 2011” -Huffington Post

08.02.11The reviews for TRUST are in!

Please look in the "Download" section (at the lower left)

03.05.11TRUST now available on this site: CD Baby.com

03.05.11TRUST also now available on this site: Amazon.com

02.12.11New Videos available and up on Youtube!

Now 13 videos on line - take a look!

01.30.11Sean Smith Quartet CD Release Party at Birdland in NYC on April 4!!

Please join us on Monday, April 4 from 7:00-8:30PM for the release of "TRUST" at Birdland in NYC.

12.15.10New Youtube channel!

Up and running with 7 complete videos.

12.03.10TRUST to be released on March 1!

The Sean Smith Quartet's third album "TRUST" is going to be released on March 1, 2011.

09.16.10Japanese Tour in September

Sean will be playing in Tokyo (Sept. 16, 17, 19, 20) and in Osaka (Sept. 26). Please check "Itinerary" for more details.

09.01.10Sean Smith Quartet Recording Soon!

The Sean Smith Quartet is excited about going into the studio on September 1 and recording it's long awaited third album. Please stay tuned...

04.16.10New Website!

Welcome to my new website. Thanks for stopping by. I look forward to hearing from you.