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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 2, 2019

Ah... more singles are out from the COUNTERPART album  (which is out in FULL on 21st June).. but for now there's TWO more... "While the trees Waltz" and "Panorama"

You can pre-order of the CD+Score book on BANDCAMP - https://seanforan.bandcamp.com 

and Find the mu...

April 11, 2019

The first single MONKEY from the forthcoming album COUNTERPART with Stuart McCallum on the NAIM RECORDS label is out now! 

I've been working on this track for quite some time... so it's very nice to finally have it out. 

You can see the video above and the spotify link.....

January 11, 2019

Did I mention that Trichotomy are recording with DANNY WIDDICOMBE this year!?!? Danny is a fantastic songwriter.. I'm sure I put up a video in a previous blog post... and we're really happy to be working on an album with him. Not sure when this'll be ready.. but it's i...

January 11, 2019

2019 is here and there's so much music happening. I'll have a few albums out this year, a new collaboration with the guitarist Stuart McCallum, plus the Berardi/Foran/Karlen album with our guest Pascal Schumacher on vibes. PLUS... it's the 20th anniversary of when Tric...

December 4, 2018

It's been quite fun to be presenting my research into 'Live Electronics and Acoustic Improvisation in the jazz trio' at various conferences over the past couple of years. I'll be at the IASPM conference in Hamilton NZ shortly, and then at the IASMP 2019 conference in C...

November 21, 2018

Such fun in NZ earlier this year with Berardi/Foran/Karlen.... some video below and more to come!

July 5, 2018

Trichotomy are working on a brand new collaborative project with the excellent songwriter Danny Widdicombe... it's such fun music, I suppose you could call it a Jazz/Country sound! 

May 15, 2018

I've been fortunate enough to receive the QLD MUSIC AWARD for JAZZ WORK OF THE YEAR, 2018.


It's for the track ASSET or LIABILITY from the Trichotomy album KNOWN-UNKNOWN. Pretty special indeed and I'm very grateful to everyone at Q Music and all the Trichotomy supp...

April 10, 2018

I've got brand new solo track out for piano day 2018! The piece "Broken Landscape" originally features on the Berardi/Foran/Karlen album "Hope in my Pocket" but this solo version gives it a new perspective. Enjoy. 

November 23, 2017

Well this has been some time coming.....way back in 2012 we wrote a suite of works for String Quartet and performed them at some festivals in Australia, the Stradbroke Island Chamber Music Festival the Melbourne Fringe Festival and the Restrung Festival in Brisbane....

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