Sean Owen is a prizewinner of the 2004 National Flute Association Young Artist Competition and has performed at Carnegie Hall, Kennedy Center, and other venues throughout the United States and in Europe. Since 2006, He has served in the United States Army Field Band in Washington, D.C. where he has performed as principal flute, piccolo, and section flutist. Mr. Owen has also performed with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, served as principal flute of the Heidelberg Castle Festival Orchestra in Heidelberg, Germany, and has toured with the American Wind Symphony Orchestra.
A Nationally Certified Teacher of Music in Flute by Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), Mr. Owen has nearly 20 years teaching experience and he has worked with hundreds of young and adult flutists of all levels with an emphasis on individual excellence and personal achievement.
Mr. Owen has served on the Executive Board of the Ohio Music Teachers Association Central East District and as Program Chairman of the Rochester Flute Association. In addition to serving as Editor for the Central Ohio Flute Association, Mr. Owen has served as Volunteer Coordinator for the National Flute Association Convention and is a past member of the National Flute Association's Online Technology Committee.
Mr. Owen holds a Bachelor of Music from Eastman, Master of Music from Ohio State, and will receive his Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Eastman in February, 2009.
MTNA, NFA, AFM, CMS