Lecturer in Music
Director of Choirs
Conductor and baritone Caleb Lewis is lecturer in music and director of choirs at UC Davis. He has degrees in choral music from Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, and Emory University, in Atlanta. Recently, he completed coursework for his Doctor of Music degree in choral conducting from Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music. Caleb has also studied as a classical singer throughout his musical education (including a doctoral minor in voice). He often enjoys singing early music, pop, gospel, Byzantine chant, as well as more traditional classical repertoire. Originally from Rome, Georgia, Caleb moved to California in 2017. He has worked as assistant conductor of the San Francisco Bach Choir and has sung as a regular soloist and chorister with the San Francisco Choral Artists. He is now a regular chorister with the American Bach Soloists. Caleb enjoys reaching across cultural and linguistic barriers. He has frequently worked in Latin America as a music leader and Spanish interpreter and has served as choir director at Spanish-speaking churches in the United States.