Sean won the 4th prize at the 10th International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians in Astana, Kazakhstan and performed with the Eurasian Symphony Orchestra of KazNUA at Kazakhstan Central Concert Hall in June 2017.
He was selected to appear on a National Public Radio’s “From the Top” with Host Christopher O’Riley and performed at NEC’s Jordan Hall in October 2016. “From the Top” featured a video of Sean’s and posted it on their Facebook page and their YouTube.
At the age of 12, Sean was accepted into the Perlman Music Program, where he spent 7 weeks of his summer intensively studying chamber music, cello performance, and orchestral music under the tutelage of Merry Peckham, Astrid Schween, Zvi Plesser and Itzhak Perlman. In the spring, he performed at the Neue Galerie for the Perlman Music Program.
In 2018, Sean performed Tchaikovsky Pezzo Capriccioso with the New York Chamber Players Orchestra as a winner of the concerto competition. Sean also performed Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme as a soloist with the St. Thomas Orchestra in 2017.
In 2016, Sean won the 1st prize at the Camerata Artists International Competition and performed as a soloist with the Camerata Orchestra at Merkin Concert Hall in New York City.
Sean was invited to perform in the Intrepid Museum of NYC for the “Remembering Our Fallen” veterans’ 9/11 memorial in 2016.
He has been playing monthly at the Drug Rehabilitation Center at the Mount Sinai Roosevelt Hospital in NYC since he was 11 years old.
He is the director of the Westchester County region of the Back to Bach Project. His goal is to spread classical music and inspire young children through this project.
Sean performed at the Merkin Concert Hall after winning grand prize at the Manhattan International Music Competition and first prize at the International Grande Music Competition in 2016.
Sean was also awarded 1st prize at the 17th New York Music Competition and performed at the Weill Recital Hall (Carnegie Hall) in 2014.
He has performed as a soloist, chamber musician and a member of the Juilliard Pre-College String Ensemble at many prestigious venues including the Weill Recital Hall of Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall, Peter J. Sharp Theater, Jordan Hall, Paul Hall, Morse Hall, Wilson Theater Merkin Hall, Neue Galerie and Liederkranz Foundation.