Brooklyn, NY, USA
Sean Vigneau-Britt is a jazz pianist, composer, and teacher. He composes using a broad stylistic palette that includes work for musicians, theater directors, and choreographers. He co-founded the Brooklyn Composers Alliance and authored the book "Jazz Scales." He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Sarah Lawrence College and a Master of Music degree from Brooklyn College Conservatory.
Sean studied classical piano at the Hartt School of Music in Hartford, CT. He studied jazz piano and trumpet at Concord Academy, where he also studied music theory, Western music history, and jazz arranging.
At Sarah Lawrence College he studied composition, performance (piano, trumpet, guitar), theory (classical and jazz), Western music history, ethnomusicology, electronic music, and conducting. He studied jazz composition, arranging, theory, sight singing, and performance for a semester at the Bill Evans Piano Academy in Paris, France. During his last year at Sarah Lawrence he received