Acclaimed Detroit based guitarist, composer and producer Sean Blackman creates multi-cultural and multi-genre music… modern-hybrids of old and new world sounds. His group, ‘In Transit’ delivers assorted fusions of internationally renowned performers as well as Detroit’s finest. Awarded by the city of Detroit for bringing cultural diversity to the music scene. His unique World Music style is influenced by his deep passion for traditional ethnic music from around the world and of course, growing up in Detroit – jazz, blues, funk, rock and soul. Blackman continues to compose and produce new material that links different genres of music with dance and the performing arts and offers educational lectures on the world’s music to children at schools.
For this performance Blackman put together Detroit heavy hitters, Dave McMurray (sax & flute), Amp Fiddler (keys), James Wailin (vocals), Jeff Canady (drums) and Jared Sykes (perc)