Sean Oliver was born in Baltimore Md, and picked up the bass when he was 12. He started playing rock and hip hop and got into jazz through the influential Jaco Pastorious and Weather Report. Sean went to study at Berklee College of music where he graduated with a focus on performance and education. While at Berklee Sean studied with renowned bassists Whit Browne, Ron Mahdi, Victor Wooten, and John Patitucci. While in Boston, Sean became an in demand bassist playing with many renowned musicians in the North East.
Sean now resides in Baltimore where he heads his own group and performs with an array of other talented musicians. An in demand bassist and performer, Sean is also an avid music educator and brings his experience and love of music to his students at Lutherville Music School.