Seth Hedquist works as a performer and educator of music in central Iowa. Originally from Des Moines, Seth began playing the guitar at age 13. After graduating high school in 2002 he went on to attend Southwestern Community College’s School for Music Vocations in Creston, Iowa, studying primarily jazz and classical music. Seth graduated from SWCC in 2005 and began working as a freelance performer and guitar instructor. He completed a bachelor’s degree in history at Iowa State University in 2009.
Currently, Seth performs all over the Des Moines area with many local artists. He teaches guitar and jazz improvisation at The Central Iowa Music Lab in Des Moines and Simpson College in Indianola. Seth is also a graduate student in Iowa State University’s history department.