Age 5
Turns down first paying gig: $1 for a solo rendition of "All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley, his first idol. Good money even then.

Age 7
"Meet The Beatles" joins a meager but growing vinyl LP collection. Elvis has to share the thrown.
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Age 8
Singing & piano lessons from an honest-to-god nun reluctant to indulge in frivolities such as McCartney's "Fool on The Hill" despite countless pleas.

Age 10
Picks up a pair of sticks and learns to roll with legendary bebop drummer Kenny Clarke.
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Age 12
The loaner piano is reclaimed. A classical guitar finds its way into his hands.
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Age 16
Misses opportunity to set an early precedent to the famed Milli Vanilli lip-synching scandal by turning down offer to become a teen idol for the European 45rpm single release, "Life is a game of pin ball… and we are the balls!"


Age 18
Moves to LA. Lasts a year. A lunar expedition might have been less disorienting.
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Age 19
Lands in Boston under a blanket of heavenly snow to attend Berklee College of Music with a letter of recommendation from Leonard Bernstein.

The 80's
Drops out after a year under the radar at Berklee. Enjoys first taste of success with Option One – stretch limos, groupies, roadies, record label interest – until the band implodes.
John Hegner • Paul Connelly • Gregory Paquette • Sean

John Hegner • Paul Connelly • Gregory Paquette • Sean

Early 90's
Forms The Speakers with John Hegner on keys/bass, and Gary Vitagliano on drum.
Sean • Gary Vitagliano • John Hegner

Sean • Gary Vitagliano • John Hegner

Mid 90's
Moves to NYC with John. Independly releases full length CD as PEG, also featuring Jon Lederman on guitar.







 
Sean • John • Jon

Sean • John • Jon

Turn of the Millennium
Joins The Blondes, Inc.
CD recorded & produced by Richard Lloyd of Television.










 
Sean McMorris • Bill Brittelle • Joel Morales • Baxter Clement

Sean McMorris • Bill Brittelle • Joel Morales • Baxter Clement

2003
Graduates from City College of NY with Bachelor's Degree in Jazz Performance. Works on Broadway with Bill Irwin and Doug Skinner in "The Harlequin Studies."
 
Bill Irwin • Sean • Doug Skinner

Bill Irwin • Sean • Doug Skinner

2005
Joins Lazy Lions on drums.
Anne-Marie Stehn on bass, Jim Allen on lead vocals and keys, Robert Sorkin on guitar.

Releases "Keep Your Love Away" EP.









 
Anne-Marie Stehn • Sean • Jim Allen • Robert Sorkin

Anne-Marie Stehn • Sean • Jim Allen • Robert Sorkin

2007
Forms LIFT with Jon Lederman on guitar and keyboards, Fabrice Calmettes on bass, Marc Friedlander on drums.
Jon Lederman • Sean • Marc Friedlander • Fabrice Calmettes

Jon Lederman • Sean • Marc Friedlander • Fabrice Calmettes

2013
Releases 1st solo album, Lo & Behold
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April 2015
Lazy Lions release their first full length album
"When Dreaming Lets You Down."
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October 2015
Elevated Man is released into the atmosphere.
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The most personal experiences are often the most universal.
Humility is essential. The journey is everything.
To be continued...