Seán Earnest

Celtic Guitar & Bouzouki

Seán Earnest is a performer, recording artist, and educator specialising in the music of Ireland and the British Isles.  He plays acoustic guitar & bouzouki, and is based in the Catskill Mountains of New York.


Augusta Irish Week
Jul
24
to Jul 29

Augusta Irish Week

  • Augusta Heritage Center of Davis & Elkins College (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

2016 marks my debut year on faculty at the Augusta Irish Week, held on the campus of Davis & Elkins College in Elkins, West Virginia.  As a youth I regularly attended this camp in a student capacity, studying banjo with Eamon O'Leary & John Walsh, and guitar with John Doyle.  I am immensely gratified to be returning as an instructor this year, teaching DADGAD Guitar and bouzouki.

A number of years ago, I made a late-night "crash" appearance at the Halliehurst Porch along with friends Sean McComiskey and Cleek Schrey.  Here is a video of what ensued - and I hope to recreate some of that spirit this time around! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ESXpiaMb4Zs

For further details about the camp and to register, please visit https://augustaheritagecenter.org/augusta-schedule/irishceltic/.

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Catskills Irish Arts Week
Jul
10
to Jul 25

Catskills Irish Arts Week

  • Catskills Irish Arts Week (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

I am delighted to be rejoining the perenially-stellar faculty of the 2016 Catskills Irish Arts Week! All of my bandmates from The Yanks will be on hand as well. The teaching staff is comprised of many of the top musicians from Ireland and America.

I'll be teaching DADGAD Guitar in the A.M. and bouzouki in the P.M. We are now just 10 days away but there is still space in both my classes, so to register please visit http://catskillsirishartsweek.com/register-catskills-irish-arts-week-2016/.

For a class description, please visit http://catskillsirishartsweek.com/sean-earnest-class-description-and-bio-2/. Brings your paper & pen, picks, capos, and recording devices!

This year is sure to be a great one.

Best,

~S.E.

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Apr
15
7:00pm 7:00pm

Seán w/ Atlantic Steps - Plymouth, NH

Seán is delighted to rejoin the cast of the sean-nós and old-style Irish step dance show Atlantic Steps for a performance at the Silver Center for the Arts' Hanaway Theatre at Plymouth State University.

For ticketing and further information, please visit: https://www.plymouth.edu/silver-center/features-top/atlantic-steps/.

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© Sean Earnest Music 2016