Sean Foran is a pianist/composer and educator based in Brisbane. A member of the acclaimed jazz trio TRICHOTOMY he has toured and recorded extensively throughout the UK, Europe, and Japan, collaborated with the QLD Symphony Orchestra, Expressions Dance Company, plus a wide variety of contemporary and classical musicians around the world. He has received the prestigious Brisbane City Council's Lord Mayors Emerging Artist Fellowship & APRA Professional Development Award – Jazz, and has studied in Australia, Canada, Norway, Sweden, France & the UK with leading musicians including John Taylor, Tord Gustavsen, Baptiste Trotignon, Matthew Bourne and Lars Jansson. He is currently Head of Music at JMC Academy Brisbane and co-director of the specialist publishing company Prepared Sounds. Sean is an associate artist of the Australian Music Centre & the Jazz Councillor for Music Australia.