ODU teacher to be honored at Legends of Music

Dr. Adolphus Hailstork (Old Dominion University)

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – The City of Norfolk announced that Old Dominion University music teacher Dr. Adolphu Hailstork will be one of the four honored at this year’s Legends of Music event.

Dr. Hailstork has written music in various genres including compositions for chorus, solo, voice, piano, organ, chamber ensembles, band and orchestras including the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.

His career as a teacher includes graduate assistant at Michigan State, professorships at Youngstown State University, Norfolk State University, and currently at Old Dominion University, where he is Eminent Scholar and Professor of Music.

The Legends of Music event will be held on February 26 at the Tidewater Community College Arts Center on Granby Street.