Dr. Olivia Ellis

Associate Professor of Music
Director of the Bryan College Community Music School

E-mail: Olivia.Ellis@bryan.edu
Office: Rudd 302
423-775-7282
Box: 7816

Academic Degrees

  • D.M.A. – Piano Performance and Pedagogy, University of Oklahoma, 2016
  • M.M. – Piano Performance, University of Tennessee Knoxville, 2011
  • B.M. – Piano Performance, Carson-Newman College, 2009

Professional Associations

  • Nationally Certified Teacher of Music, Music Teachers National Association
  • Southern Division Certification Commissioner, MTNA
  • Tennessee Music Teachers Association
  • Chattanooga Music Teachers Association
  • Co-advisor, Chattanooga Area Collegiate Chapter of MTNA
  • Suzuki Piano, certified in Books 1-4

Topics of Expertise

  • Piano Performance, Pedagogy, and Literature
  • Music Theory
  • Piano Ensemble
  • Piano Music of Clara Wieck Schumann
  • Teaching Music to the Visually Impaired
  • Silent Film Accompanying
  • Accessible Music by Franz Liszt