Musician, educator, and salesman, Seth is a guy with diverse interests. Seth is a graduate of West Chester University of Pennsylvania, where he completed a dual-major in Percussion Performance and Music Education. During his time at West Chester University, he toured much of the country as the timpanist with the Cadets Drum Corps, and was part of educational musical outreaches in Costa Rica. From the summers of 2010-2012, Seth was a member of the Camp-of-the-Woods Resort orchestra in New York, where he played drum set, jazz vibraphone, and orchestral percussion. Seth has also played drum set for multiple church bands throughout Pennsylvania over the past ten years, and enjoyed freelancing in the Greater Philadelphia area.
More recently, Seth was a graduate Teaching Assistant to Dr. Doug Walter at the University of Colorado Boulder, while pursuing a Master’s of Music degree in Percussion Performance. Since moving to Colorado in 2013, Seth has taught the Percussion Pedagogy course and drum set lessons with the Continuing Education program at CU. Seth has also been privileged to work with select CU Boulder faculty on a special recording session for album release, entitled A Morning in Iowa.
Seth was also employed as the Percussion Instructor at Bruce Randolph Middle/High School and the General Music Instructor at Garden Place Academy in Denver, as part of El Sistema Colorado. El Sistema is a program that seeks to transform the lives of low-income and at-risk students through the power of music.
After graduating from CU with his Master’s, Seth was awarded a full-ride scholarship at the University of Denver’s Lamont School of Music, where Seth is now pursuing an Artist Diploma in Percussion. Seth can be found freelancing with the Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra, Boulder Chamber Orchestra, Colorado Springs Philharmonic, Arapahoe Symphony, and Cheyenne Symphony Orchestras, as well as playing drum set at Victory Church Denver in Westminster, CO. In his personal time, Seth runs his own energy business with Ambit Energy, now a billion dollar company and the largest direct retailer of energy in the world. He is enjoying exploring what life has to offer next with his wife and expanding his musical and personal outreach here in Colorado.