Seth Moutal


Seth Moutal has played with Grace once, at the Free Concert at Lafyette Theatre.

He is “a studied drummer and percussionist, a shaman and healer, Seth is always exploring the emotional, physical and metaphysical nature of music and life. He plays a mix of Jazz, Funk, Rock, Fusion, Classical, Indian and Middle Eastern music that leads to a unique sense of rhythm and sound. Seth recently joined forces with bassist John Ferrara of sci-fi Middle Eastern fusion band Consider the Source to form the John Ferrara + Seth Moutal Duo.”

“Seth is a graduate from the New School of Music with a BFA. There he studied music performance and music therapy. Along the way Seth has also studied with Joe Joe Mayer, Adam Nusbaum, John Riley, Sean pelton, Joe Chambers, Aron Comez, Jamie haddad, Samir Chatterjee, Carl Allan and Bobby Sanabria. Seth has taught all styles of drumming, congas, timbales, bongos, tabla, frame drums, kanjira, djembe, and Native American shamanic drumming for the past 18 years to students ranging from 3 to 80 years old. Seth also has done extensive work with many special needs children and has been met with great success. Beyond just drumming and percussion, Seth is also a spiritual, sound, and energy healer.

Seth has played with Tracey Bonham, Erik Lawrence, Garth Hudson, John Ferrara, Pedro capo, the Trapps, Afroskull, Upsidasium, Abajada, and Chesterwhite and Voyers Collidascope on stages such as the Vans Warp Tour, Gathering of the Vibes, Mountain Jam, Catskill Chill, the Bowery Ballroom, the Hammerstein Ballroom, Levon Helms’ Midnight Ramble, the Bearsvile Theater, and the Blue Note.”
(From profile on Music School in Suffern)

Short profile on music school homepage

As a rule, we only have bios on artists that Grace has worked with or who have had a part in the creation or production of her music. The amount of information on each of these artists varies greatly, dependent on how much has been readily available. We have tried to identify the artists correctly, but sometimes it has been difficult to determine who exactly is behind the name. Unless otherwise stated, the bios are based on data retrieved at the start of 2021.


2016-07-30: Free Concert (Lafayette Theatre) - (Percussion)