Sean Neidlinger

Principal Cello


Sean has been with APO since 2016 and serves as Principal Cello, performing in a variety of live concerts, TV filmings, and virtual shows.

Beyond APO

Sean is a cellist for the IBIS Chamber Ensemble, National Chamber Ensemble, Chamber Dance Project. Frequent performances with Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra, Washington Ballet Orchestra


Bachelor of Music at Cleveland Institute of Music
Master of Music at New England Conservatory

Favorite APO Moment

When Patti LaBelle performed with us, did a mic drop, AND tossed her mic stand aside

Favorite Pop Music Song

"Ribbons Down My Back" (thanks to an APO performance)