Seán Ó Fearghail comes from An Rinn in the west Waterford Gaeltacht. He started the fiddle with Gearóid Ó Laoghaire and the concertina with Bobby Gardiner.
He attended workshops around the country such as the Willie Clancy Summer School where he was influenced by the likes of Tommy Peoples, Martin Hayes, James Kelly and Noel Hill.
He is also self-taught on the bouzouki.
Seán has featured on a number of albums playing various instruments, including;
Giorraíonn Beirt Bóthar - Caoimhín Ó Fearghail and Tadhg Ó hUallacháin
Lá ag Ól Uisce - Caoimhín Ó Fearghail and Tomás Ó Gealbháin
All in a Days Play - Conor Moriarty
Déan Gairdeachas - Cór Fear na nDéise
Ceolta Néalta - Cór Fear na nDéise
Nuadán - (he also designed the Cd cover)
He also designed the cover album for Caladh Nua- (Free and Easy)
He performs frequently at home and abroad, with groups like Danú and Caladh Nua.