Sean Bray

Sean Bray is a young Toronto-based guitarist who studied at the Manhattan School of Music and also whilst in New York took private lessons from John Abercrombie, Jack Wilkins and Wayne Krantz. These modern influences along with John Scofield, Mike Stern and Jim Hall are most evident in his playing and writing.

He has worked with Pat LaBarbera, Kirk MacDonald, Liberty Silver, Mike Murley and Bob Mover as well as fronting his own groups.

In 1996 he took his group on a cross country tour of Canada and appeared in duo and quartet settings at the du Maurier Downtown Jazz Festival.

Recommended recordings:"Strategy"Counterpoint CPR-005
"Tunes"Counterpoint CPR-010
"Subway Dream" with Roy StyffeCounterpoint CPR-004