Associate Professor of Voice
Director of Undergraduate Music Studies
Prior to joining the music faculty of SWBTS, Dr. Caston served as the Chair of the Music and Fine Arts Division and Director of Choral Activities at Truett-McConnell College in Cleveland, GA. Under his leadership the Truett-McConnell Chorale toured England and Scotland in March 2015. He has conducted Mozart’s Requiem, Handel’s Messiah, Vivaldi’s Gloria, Rutter’s Magnificat, Rutter’s Requiem, Haydn’s Te Deum, and Mendelssohn’s Hear My Prayer with the TMC Community Choir and Orchestra. A lyric tenor and active oratorio soloist, he has performed Mozart’s Requiem, Mozart’s Mass in C Minor, Mendelssohn’s Elijah, Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, Dubois’ The Seven Last Words, Orff’s Carmina Burana, Schubert’s Mass in G, Handel’s Messiah, Honneger’s King David, Saint-Saëns’ Christmas Oratorio, and Vaughan Williams’ Serenade to Music with various choral societies, symphony orchestras, and colleges in colleges in Georgia, South Carolina, and Texas.
Since 1994 Dr. Caston has served Baptist churches in Mississippi, Louisiana, Georgia and Texas. Passionate about youth choirs, he directed the Georgia Baptist All-State Youth Choir in 2011 and 2014 on their tours to Kentucky, Baltimore, and Washington D.C. Dr. Caston is an active member of the Century Men, National Association of Teachers of Singing, American Choral Directors Association, and The Baptist Church Music Conference. He and his wife, Rebecca, have two children, Clay and Sydney, and they live in Fort Worth.