SEAN MCQUAID - Trumpet Instructor (Croton and Mohegan Lake Location)
A recent graduate of Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam, Sean studied trumpet and music business. He is currently pursuing his Master's Degree in Jazz Studies at SUNY Purchase. Sean has studied with many great teachers, including Ingrid Jensen, Joe Mangnarelli, John Ellism Tatum Greenblatt and Jerry Lucadamo. He has been a private trumpet instructor since 2011, teaching fundamentals of brass playing and music. At Crane School of music he also managed affairs involving jazz bands and jazz ensembles, including production, social media management and equipment. His expertise with teaching young beginners as well as experienced musicians, makes him a welcome addition to the CSPA staff. As a musician, he is a trumpet player, jazz musician, arranger, composer and proficient sight-reader. He has performed with the Tappan Zee Bridgeman.