1898 – Ernst Bacon was born 26th of May in Chicago.
1926-1927 – He taught and administered at the Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester.
1932 – Ernst numerous awards and grants received are the Bispham Award, the Ditson and the League of Composers Commission, the Pulitzer fellowship, a Guggenheim fellowship, and grants from the National Institute of Arts and Letters, American Society of Authors, Composers, and Publishers, and The National Endowment for the Arts.
1935-1937 – Covered in this year he performed as a pianist in Europe and America, and conducted the WPA orchestra in California.
1938-1945 – Converse College in South Carolina.
1945-1947 – Administered Syracuse University’s music department.
1964 – Returned to the West, settling in the small town of Orinda, east of the Berkeley hills.
1990 – Bacon died on 16th of March in Orinda, California.