Seits & Sounds Music Duo 

Seits & Sounds is the new name for the Marilynn Seits Jazz Duo featuring Marilynn on piano and Sean on bass. They have played for events at Givens Estates, the Asheville Symphony benefit cocktail party, at Lake Pointe Landing and at Trinity Retirement Home. 

AAPF Update 

Marilynn has been on the board of the Asheville Area Piano Forum for 2 years and recently agreed to become the treasurer for the organization. She will be keeping track of the finances using Quick Books Online. 

Asheville Area Piano Forum 

Marilynn has recently joined the board of the Asehville Area Piano Forum, an organization dedicated to all things piano. We hold two benefit concerts per year as well student recitals and competitions and offer scholarships to students needing help for lesson. The Forum holds 4 general meetings a year each with a guest presenter and also has monthly performance group meetings in individual's homes where members can perform for one another and try out new pieces or works in progress. 

Marilynn's Music Now Available World Wide 

Marilynn’s music can now be heard and/or purchased in aircraft, on commercial music services and internet audio places in the United Staes, Canada, Philippines, Thailand, Japan, Germany, Mexico, Costa Rica, Spain, France, Brazil, Finland, Bahrain, Argentina, Macao, Colombia, D.R., Portugal, India, China, Panama, Italy, Bermuda, Netherlands, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Belgium, Sweden, Chile, Peru, Australia, Indonesia, Latvia, Denmark, Austria, Ireland, Russia, Norway, Saudi Arabia, Ecuador, Puerto Rico,

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Marilyn & Sean Jazz Duo 

Marilynn Seits (piano) and Sean McAusland (bass) are available to play jazz an standards for parties, events and in clubs. They have been playing at The Block off Biltmore in Asheville, the Asheville Airport Music at the Airport Series, the the AAPF annual concert and the Asheville Symphony Gala. Contact Marilynn at 561 719 4106 for information on bookings and rates. 

Asheville Piano Forum Concert 

The 16th annual Asheville Area Piano Forum (AAPF) was held on October 9 at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Asheville. It was a varied program featuring pianist members of the organization and had a wide variety of music which included everything from Bach to Lynard Skynard to Monk and also had some original compositions by some of the members.

I played two pieces along with Sean McAusland on bass and there was a reception following the concert. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon.

Pano Forum News 

I recently joined the Asheville Area Piano Forum, a group of professional pianists who get together for performances, to share music information and generally support each other in their performing and teaching endeavors. I hosted one of the monthly meetings at my home and several members played my Bosendorfer piano. Several of the members have gotten together to listen to live music and go to the theater. It's a fun group.

Jazz on July 29.... 

On Friday July 29, I played at THE BLOCK off biltmore, downtown Asheville with guitarist Dan Keller. Trumpet player Russ Sena sat in with us and played several was a fun time!

July 15: Jazzy Happy Hours at THE BLOCK of biltmore.... 

Sean McAusland and I will be playing Jazzy Happy Hours at THE BLOCK off biltmore alternating Fridays beginning on Friday July 15, 2016 from 5-7 PM.  THE BLOCKL off biltmore is family friendly and has a lot of different types of music several nights per week. It is located at 39 S Market St. in the historic YMI building downtown where Jazz greats like Nina Simone once played...