Sean Christopher Stork, lyric baritone, has been a regular guest artist with The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra since 2013 and is a featured artist with Florida Opera Theatre in Orlando, First Coast Opera in St. Augustine, and the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra. He has made his unique mark on such roles as Guglielmo Cosí fan tutte, Count Almaviva Le nozze di Figaro, Escamillo Carmen, Fiorello Il barbiere di Siviglia, Captain Corchoran HMS Pinafore, and musical theater roles such as Hucklebee The Fantasticks, Rapunzel’s Prince Into the Woods, and Harold Hill The Music Man. Sean has also been a featured Master Work soloist for such works as Theodore Dubois’ Seven Last Words of Christ, Franz Schubert’s Mass in G, W.A. Mozart’s Regina Coeli and Requiem in Dm as well as George Friderick Handel’s The Messiah, Giaccomo Puccini’s Messa di Gloria and Ralph Vaughan William’s Dona Nobis Pacem.
A strong supporter of modern music, he has collaborated with local composers in
recordings of new works such as The Sculptor (available on YouTube), War and Peace and Kevin Lay’s Starboy. He is also an active composer and arranger, having commissioned works for several orchestral and vocal groups. Sean is an active member and strong supporter of the Barbershop Harmony Society and the Harmony Foundation, having directed the Capital Chordsmen of Tallahassee, Orlando Harmony of Winter Park, and The Surfside Chorus of Daytona Beach. He has lead several award winning quartets, the most recent of which, Orlando Exchange, ranking 6th place in the Sunshine District and is the Vice President of Music and Performance as well as the Director of Quartet Development for the state of Florida.