John Byun - Director


John Byun received his Bachelors of Music in Vocal Performance from the University of California, Irvine and his Masters in Choral Conducting from California State University, Long Beach.  He is the director of Choral and Vocal Activities at Riverside City College, where he directs the Chamber Singers and the Vocal Jazz Ensemble. He has been the guest conductor for several district honor choirs, the SCVA Men’s Honor Choir, the Central California Women’s Honor Choir, Texas Honor Choir Region 9, the Clark County, NV Honor Choir, the North Carolina All State Honor Choir, the Southern Invitational Choral Conference in Mississippi, the Tennessee All State Honor Choir and the New Mexico All State Honor Choir.  Mr. Byun maintains the John Byun Choral Series with Pavane Publishing, O vos omnes and Sitivit anima mea, and Love Song by Richard Burchard, O Nata Lux, Born of Light by Kevin Memley, Witness and Get Away Jordan by Stacey Gibbs and Saeya Saeya by Young-Ah Kim.


Undergraduate Degree: University of California, Irvine

Major: Bachelors in Vocal Performance

Graduate Degree: CSU Long Beach

Major: Masters in Choral Conducting