Seneca was born and raised in Cleveland Ohio. Born into a musical family, he began learning the primary blues band instruments at an early age. After studying music theory and jazz composition at Tri C Community College, he then went on to enroll and graduate from Berklee College of Music in Boston,Massachusetts. There he studied the electric bass, guitar, piano and voice, obtaining a degree in Music Therapy and a minor in Psychology. Throughout his 4 years at Berklee College of Music, he gigged as the frontman for the band The Crosswalk Kings and worked as a live sound engineer in several halls in Boston. He has had the pleasure and honor to work for names such as Gloria Estefan, Victor Wooten, They Might Be Giants, Andrew Bird, and The Average White Band. Upon graduation, he has moved back to Cleveland to bring his skills home to work as a teacher and music therapist in the area.