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Audrey McCallum oral history, approximately 2000

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[Aviary] Audrey McCallum oral history, approximately 2000
[Aviary] Audrey McCallum oral history, approximately 2000

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

Oral histories were conducted by archives staff and by student interviewers. Most oral histories in this series include a transcript and an audio recording on cassette. Some files may contain related information about the subject.


  • Creation: approximately 2000

Conditions Governing Access

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From the Collection: 4.87 Cubic Feet (17 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Audrey Cyrus McCallum was the first African-American student to attend the Peabody Preparatory division. She went on to study at the Peabody Conservatory with Julio Esteban, graduating with a Bachelor of Music degree in 1960 and a master's in Music Education in 1967. She began her career as a music teacher in the Baltimore public schools, particularly Western High School, where she taught for 22 years. She is a member of the faculty of Morgan State University. Audrey McCallum is in constant demand as a piano soloist, choral accompanist and church musician in and around the Baltimore metropolitan area. Interview with Elizabeth Schaaf.


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Repository Details

Part of the Peabody Archives Repository

Peabody Institute
1 E. Mount Vernon Place
Baltimore MD 21202 USA