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Welcome!... so what will you find here?

Well.. you've come to the website of the Australian musician Sean Foran... that's me :) I'm a pianist/composer/educator and researcher based in Brisbane, Australia. There's a bunch of info and music from the various groups I'm in here, plus news on my research projects and other goings on... jump on the mailing list to keep up to date. Thanks for stopping by!  

new music


June 1, 2020

We're running a campaign to crowd fund the final stage of our new album HAVEN with Pascal Schumacher, released through Earshift Music.

It's in the FINAL WEEK... so time to get involved!! We'd love your support.

Loads of goodies in the rewards.. check it out: https://www....

May 5, 2020

It feels good to have a new single out!! RIPPLE is the next single from the forthcoming Berardi/Foran/Karlen album HAVEN.. it's out NOW on Bandcamp, and probably by the time you read this, on streaming services too. Lovely art by Sai Karlen, and featuring the awesome P...

March 22, 2020

I'm thrilled to announce the 'MONKEY' from the NAIM RECORDS album Counterpart - with Stuart McCallum has won the QLD Music Award for Jazz Work of the year!! Check it out below :)

February 25, 2020

I love this track... it's called THE GARDEN and is taken from the album BETWEEN THE LINES, Danny Widdicombe + Trichotomy.

The video is a great fly on the wall shot of us in the studio recording the song... make sure you watch it right to the end - you'll see it's the la...

February 25, 2020

I'm very pleased to be working on the QLD Theatre Company production "THE HOLIDAYS' on stage this July in Brisbane.

Written by Brisbane playwright David Megarrity, "The Holiday's is the QLD Premier's Drama Award Winner, and is a feast for the senses, a wistful and funny...

November 17, 2019

 I'm very pleased to be hitting the Woodford Folk Festival this year with the awesome Danny Widdicombe & Trichotomy.

We'll be playing from the 27th Dec through till 30th Dec.

See you there! 


October 31, 2019

The new single NO SHEPHERDS LIVE HERE from my group Berardi/Foran/Karlen is out NOV 1st on Earshift Music. It features the awesome PASCAL SCHUMACHER on vibraphone and is the first track from our upcoming album HAVEN, out sometime early 2020.

Get it on your service of ch...

July 22, 2019

It's great to have this album out... well, I should clarify,, it's out now in PHYSICAL format.. you can get it on LP and CD only - through our website and at gigs. We love these physical formats so much that we wanted to prioritise it here first... it'll be out digital...

June 13, 2019

The music just keeps coming!!! It's hard to get all the info up here... so I'll endeavour to write some more updates soon. For now... here's the FIRST single from the upcoming album BETWEEEN THE LINES

I’m Not Around’ tackles Danny’s inevitable brush with depression afte...

June 2, 2019

You may have heard some murmurings about a collaboration with Danny Widdicombe. Well, yes, your jazz-folk-country dreams have come true and we've decided to smash those genres together into one stew of musical inventiveness. 
Danny has written some wonderful music...

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