When you hear Seth Z, you are struck by his appealing passionate and soulful composition. He is influenced by many great artists, but the ways in which he transforms those influences is what gives Seth Z such a special and inviting sound.
Seth Z became interested in music at the age of three. He listened to many different styles of music and emulated the sounds on the piano.
He was drawn to the sounds of Jazz and produced his first composition at the age of five. Over the years, his musical taste grew and were influenced from all beats of music, from Bach, Mahler and Mozart to Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gilespie, Charlie Parker, Ray Brown, David Brubeck, Stevie Wonder, Herbie Hancock, Billy Joel, James Taylor, Mark Knopfler, Les Paul, Booker T., Jimmy McGriff, Jack McDuff, James Brown, Johnnie Johnson, Peter Gabriel, Chet Atkins, Ray Charles, Kenny Kirkland, Paul Shaffer, Sting, The Beatles, Elvis Costello, Michael Penn and Prince just to name a few!
Most of Seth Z’s work has been behind the scenes working with major recording artists. He is now amongst his peers, making his music available for all.