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Bacon, Ernst

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Born: 1898 AD
Died: 1990 AD, at 91 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Composers

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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.

 

 

 


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