Sean Fleming’s Music Biography

Sean Fleming is one of Maine’s most sought-after keyboard artists. He performs regularly with the Bowdoin Chorus, Down East Singers, Lincoln Academy Lincolnaires, Lincoln Festival Chorus, St. Cecilia Chamber Choir, Sheepscot Valley Chorus, and Tapestry Singers. He is the assistant director of the Midcoast Community Chorus, the music director for the Hearts Ever Young Chorus, and a member of the Maine Friends of Music chamber ensemble. He regularly accompanies many high school and junior high festivals. He has worked with Ann Arbor Camerata, Bowdoin Chamber Choir, Bowdoin Summer Music Festival Chorus, Coastal Chorale, Colby College Chorale, Maine Pro Musica, Oratorio Chorale, Renaissance Voices, University of Michigan Gilbert and Sullivan Society, University of Southern Maine Chorale, University of Southern Maine Chamber Singers, and Vox Nova Chamber Choir.

A piano and organ recitalist who has performed throughout the United States, Mr. Fleming studied organ and piano with Ray Cornils, John Doney, Michael Lindsey, and Gerald McGee. For the past twenty-four years he has served as organist at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Newcastle.

Sean Fleming has directed or accompanied over seventy musical theater productions nationwide. Most recently he was the music director and accompanist for Heartwood Regional Theater Company‘s production of “Into the Woods” and “Man of La Mancha,” and accompanist for “The Secret Garden.” In addition he was the music director and orchestral conductor for Heartwood’s recent productions of “Fiddler on the Roof,” “Godspell,” “Jekyll and Hyde,” “The Legend of Jim Cullen,” “Sunday in the Park with George,” and “West Side Story.” Mr. Fleming was the music director for recent productions of “The Pirates of Penzance,” “The Music Man,” and “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” with the Watts Hall Community Players.

He was the recipient of a 2009 St. Botolph Club Foundation grant award.