Sean Franz
saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet, oboe, english horn, flute

California State University Long Beach
GPA 3.5
Bachelors Degree in music performance (2005)

Instruments Played:
Tenor, Alto, Soprano, Baritone Sax
Clarinet, Bass Clarinet
Oboe, English Horn
Flute, Piccolo, Alto Flute
Studied Privately with Joe Stone, Leo Potts, Eric Marienthal, Gary Foster

Teaching Experience:
The Youth Center in Los Alamitos – Spring 2001
South Bay Conservatory – 2002-2005
The Waverly School – 2006
Pioneer High School (woodwind coach) - spring 2006
Temple City High School (woodwind coach) - Since 2005
Oak Ave Middle School (woodwind coach) - Since 2005
Arcadia High School (woodwind coach) - Since 2007

On Broadway shows, NYC
The Apple Tree – Roundabout Theater Company, Studio 54 (Kristin Chenoweth)
Stairway to Paradise – Encores!, City Center (Chenoweth)
Gypsy – Encores!, City Center (Patti Lupone)

The View, The Today Show

Other Notables
Brian Setzer Holiday tour 2007
Participant in the prestigious Henri Mancini Institute (UCLA)
Recorded on Grammy nominated album “Elevation”

Outstanding Jazz Soloist - Fullerton Jazz Festival 2001
Outstanding Undergraduate Jazz Studies Student, CSULB 2004
Soloist award at the Reno Jazz Festival 2004
Winner of the 2005 CSULB concerto competition
Selected as a member of the Cal State All Star Jazz Band 2005
Honorable mention for outstanding woodwind player at CSULB 2005
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