Caption: Don Sweeney
Producer, Miscellaneous Crew, Music Department
Known for: The John Kerwin Show (2001), The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992), The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962), The Howie Mandel Show (1998)
Playing drums since he was eleven, he studied percussion with Tonight Show drummer Ed Shaughnessy in New York City. Don later moved to Los Angeles in 1973. In 1976 he became one of Doc Severinsen's assistants and eventually became the assistant music conductor until Johnny Carson retired in 1992. When Jay Leno took over the Tonight Show, Don was ...