Summer in the CityMyles Sweeney
Myles Sweeney is a pianist, singer-songwriter, and producer originally from the Boston area. He began teaching himself to play piano by ear at the age of 11. Soon after, he became fascinated with the Beatles and his interest in singing and songwriting flourished. At the age of 16, he started to become interested in jazz and by the age of 18, he was playing at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival with the Massachusetts All-State Jazz Band. Some of his primary musical influences include the Beatles, Steely Dan, Stevie Wonder, Herbie Hancock, and the Pat Metheny Group. He is currently studying contemporary writing and production and hopes to work as a producer and touring musician after graduating from Berklee.