E. Shawn Qaissaunee
Genre | Wedding + Acoustic Music
Master of captivating moments through musical sensitivity, lyricism and spirited drive.
E. Shawn Qaissaunee (kay-saw-nee), a Berklee College of Music Alumnus, has been in demand as a multi-instrumentalist and composer for over twenty years. Sought out for his talents on guitar, bass, piano and the rubab and dutar, instruments from his native Afghanistan, Shawn is known for his musical sensitivity, lyricism and spirited drive to create excitement among listeners and fellow musicians.
Qaissaunee has performed and/or recorded with: Stevie Wonder; David Bromberg (world-renowned musician); Xiang Gao (virtuoso classical violinist); Gary Grainger (bassist with John Scofield); Sean Rickman (drummer with Steve Coleman/Joe Zawinul); Ron Holloway (saxophonist with Allman Brothers/Government Mule/Derek Trucks); Terry Tyler (bassist with Jill Scott/Wyclef Jean/Grover Washington Jr.).
E. Shawn Qaissaunee | Hallelujah
E. Shawn Qaissaunee | Retro City Funky Madison
E. Shawn Qaissaunee | Triangular Movements