Dr. Edwin Sandy Calloway
DR. EDWIN "SANDY" CALLOWAY
Associate Professor of Music
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Dr. Edwin “Sandy” Calloway is an Associate Professor of Music at Young Harris College. He teaches Aural Skills, Music Technology, Applied Voice, the History of Musical Theatre, and is a music director for musical theatre productions. In 32 years of college teaching, Dr. Calloway also has directed choirs, taught Diction for Singers, Music Appreciation, Music History, Music Theory, and has been the music director of 15 musical theater productions.
Administrative accomplishments as the former Music Department Chair at Young Harris College include the development of the Bachelor of Music Education and Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre degrees and leading the music department through two successful National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) self-studies.
Dr. Calloway has B.M.Ed. and M.M.Ed. degrees from Mississippi State University, a M.M. in Vocal Performance from Florida State University and a D.M.A. in Vocal Performance from the University of Alabama. He has performed as a vocal soloist in fifteen oratorios, as well being a featured soloist with the Toccoa Symphony, the Northwinds Symphonic Band, the Gainesville Chorale and the Lanier Singers of Gainesville, GA. With his wife, Karen Calloway, he has performed in over 30 joint recitals and civic programs. Operatic and musical theatre roles include Il Commendatore in Don Giovanni, Angelotti in Tosca, Gaston in La Traviata, Hucklebee in The Fantasticks, Archibald in The Secret Garden, and Alfred Doolittle in My Fair Lady.
Dr. Calloway is a member of Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Kappa Phi, and Pi Kappa Lambda, and in 2000 and 2005 he was listed in Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers. He is a past Recording Secretary and Treasurer for the Georgia National Association of Teachers of Singing and currently serves that organization as the Repertoire Consultant. He also serves as an on-site evaluator for NASM institutional accreditation reviews.