Sean Jefferson is a drummer/composer/producer. He currently leads the modern jazz trio Sean Jefferson 3io, and is preparing to debut an indie-electro-rock project in the summer of 2015. In addition to these projects, Sean is a full-time member of the grammy-nominated soul-jazz outfit Paradigm Shift. Over the past ten years, Sean has performed and recorded with some of the most distinguished musicians in the world such as Dr. Lonnie Smith, Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra conductor Jeff Tyzik, Marcus Printup, Wycliffe Gordon, Huston Person, Daniel Bennett, Walt Weiskopf, Jeremy Pelt, and Bobby Militello. Sean has been the director of Rochester Contemporary School of Music for the past four years, where he also serves as the drum instructor.