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 and the former Chair of the Department of Music at Young Harris College. He teaches aural skills, music technology and applied voice. In 31 years of college teaching, Dr. Calloway has directed choirs, taught voice, German and French diction, music appreciation, music history, music theory, aural skills and has been the music director of 11 music theater productions.
Administrative accomplishments include the development of the Bachelor of Arts in Music degree during his tenure at Truett-McConnell College, that college’s first four-year degree. Since he joined the Young Harris College faculty in 2008, he has been involved in the development of the Bachelor of Music Education and Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre degrees and led 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 also has performed in over 30 joint recitals and civic programs. This year he performs the role of Il Commendatore in Peach State Opera’s production of Don Giovanni.
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 of Georgia National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) and currently serves as an on-site evaluator for NASM institutional accreditation reviews.