Sean J. Kennedy | Zildjian Drum Set Artist

Sean J. Kennedy


Sean J. Kennedy is a multi-faceted musician, equally accomplished on the stage, in the recording studio, and in the classroom. He has performed on drumset and percussion at venues such as Radio City Music Hall and Carnegie Hall with world renowned acts like Roger Daltrey and The Who, Evanescence, Lindsey Stirling, The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, The Jacksonville Symphony, and is the principal drumset player with the Philadelphia Boys Choir & Chorale. Kennedy is also the author of numerous drumset, percussion and improv books and a TEDx presenter. Jazz legend Dave Brubeck stated that Sean’s drumming, “… sounds like it should—it swings!”

Sean J. Kennedy's setup

1.14" K Constantinople HiHats – Pair

2.18" K Constantinople Crash

3.20" K Constantinople Bounce Ride with 3 Rivets *

4.20" A Custom Flat Ride with 6 Rivets *

5.20" A Custom Ride with 6 Rivets *

* May be prototype or discontinued

Behind the kit

Bob Mintzer with The Sean J. Kennedy Quartet


Philly Pops Concert

The Theme from The Munsters

Happy Accidents: Drumming Up Serendipity | Sean J. Kennedy | TEDxWilmington

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