Dr. Rollo Dilworth holds degree from Case Western Reserve, the University of Missouri and the doctorate from Northwestern University. More than 150 of Dilworth's choral compositions and arrangements have been published. He has authored 3 books of choral warm up exercises intended for elementary and secondary choral ensembles.
A frequent presenter at local, state, regional and national conferences, Dilworth has conducted 43 all-state choirs at various levels. He has most recently appeared as guest conductor for international choral festivals and master classes in Australia, Canada, Taiwan, Ireland, and China as well as Singapore, Austria and France.
Dilworth is currently National Board Chair for Chorus America. He also holds member-ships with the American Choral Directors Association, the National Association for Mu-sic Education, the National Association of Negro Musicians and the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP). In 2017, he received the Temple University Faculty Award for Research and Creative Achievement.