Hollis Ellsworth Dann Edit Profile
Graduate Canton High School, 1879, Elmira (New York) Business College, 1887. Music school, Rochester, New York, 1879-1880. Private instruction, Boston, 1881-1883.
Museum D., Alfred U., 1906.
Teacher, voice and piano, 1884-1886. Principal Havana (New York) Academy, 1886-1887. Director music, Ithaca schools, 1887-1905.
Conductor Ithaca Choral Club, 1890-1900. Conductor Sage Chapel Choir, Cornell Univercity, 1903-1921. Conductor Annual Music Festivals, Cornell Univercity, 1904-1921.
Instructor in music, 1903-1904, assistant professor, 1904-1906, professor and head department of music, 1906-1921, Cornell Univercity. State director of music, Pennsylvania, 1921-1925. Head department of music education, New York University, since 1925.
Director Pennsylvania Summer Session for Supervisors of Music, West Chester, 1922-1924. Director Cornell Univercity Glee Club, 1889-1921. Chairman music council New York Board of Regents, 1910-1921.
War Department song leader, Camp Taylor, Louisville, Kentucky, 1918-1919.
Member faculty New School of Methods, Boston, 1896-1906.
Married Lois Hanford, July 10, 1890. Children: Hollis Hanford, Margaret Louise, Roger Lewis and Robert Harding (twins).