Sean Ivory

Co-Director, Youth Chorus and Junior Youth Chorus

Sean Ivory is a choral conductor, pianist and composer living in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Since 1992, Mr. Ivory has been the vocal music instructor at Forest Hills Central High School. He has held positions at St. Cecilia Music Society and the North American Choral Company, and is currently the director of the Calvin College Oratorio Society and the Campus Choir.

Mr. Ivory attended Northwestern University, Calvin College and Michigan State University. His choirs have performed at both state and regional conventions for the American Choral Directors Association, and have toured Ireland, the Netherlands, Finland, Estonia, Ghana, the Czech Republic, and Trinidad.

Sean IvoryIn addition to his activities as a teacher and conductor, Mr. Ivory also works as a pianist and composer. His collaborative works with composer Paul Caldwell are published by Earthsongs, Alliance Music and GIA Music. Mr. Ivory’s new music can be found at