Sean Altman

Biography: Sean Altman is NYC's golden-voiced rabble-rouser; founder and former leader of the pioneering vocal group Rockapella; composer of the Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego? TV theme song and two acclaimed solo albums laden with his signature angst gift-wrapped as pop confection.
"Imagine Dion meeting Marshall Crenshaw at the Beatles' house, with the Kinks, Beach Boys, Four Seasons and Persuasions all dropping by for a song swap....The words have a cynical edge, but what really grabs you is the old-fashioned sweetness and punch of Altman's neo-doowop vocals playing off incredibly hook-happy tunes..."
—PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS Sean formed Rockapella on a Manhattan street corner and orchestrated the group's rise to fame, with featured performances in Spike Lee & Co—Do It Acappella (PBS); The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC); five years starring in the PBS-TV daily series Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego?; nine CD releases in the USA and Japan; and concerts with
Sean Altman is NYC's golden-voiced rabble-rouser; founder and former leader of the pioneering vocal group Rockapella; composer of the Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego? TV theme song and two acclaimed solo albums laden with his signature angst gift-wrapped as pop confection.
"Imagine Dion meeting Marshall Crenshaw at the Beatles' house, with the Kinks, Beach Boys, Four Seasons and Persuasions all dropping by for a song swap....The words have a cynical edge, but what really grabs you is the old-fashioned sweetness and punch of Altman's neo-doowop vocals playing off incredibly hook-happy tunes..."
—PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS
Sean formed Rockapella on a Manhattan street corner and orchestrated the group's rise to fame, with featured performances in Spike Lee & Co—Do It Acappella (PBS); The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC); five years starring in the PBS-TV daily series Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego?; nine CD releases in the USA and Japan; and concerts with Billy Joel (Madison Square Garden), Sting and Don Henley. Currently, Sean tours in support of his solo albums, sings with The Loser's Lounge tribute series in NYC, produces the What I Like About Jew comedy song series, and serenades hospital patients as a volunteer with Musicians On Call.
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tbd Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?: Season 5 Oct 9, 1995 Rockapella tbd
tbd Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?: Season 4 Oct 10, 1994 Rockapella tbd
tbd Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?: Season 3 Sep 27, 1993 Rockapella tbd
tbd Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?: Season 2 Sep 8, 1992 Rockapella tbd
tbd Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?: Season 1 Sep 30, 1991 Rockapella tbd