Sean Burton is Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities at Briar Cliff University in Sioux City, Iowa and Conductor of the Nebraska Children’s Chorus Bel Canto, in Omaha, Nebraska. Increasingly active as a guest conductor, clinician, and adjudicator, he has appeared at summer programs, with honor choirs, and at festivals throughout the country. He has published many articles, editions, and arrangements which enjoy international distribution. An elected member of the Alpha Chi and Pi Kappa Lambda honor societies, he is also listed in several Who’s Who publications. Mr. Burton is completing requirements for the Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Choral Conducting at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He earned the MM in Conducting from Boston University and the BM in Music Education, summa cum laude, from The Hartt School – University of Hartford.