Dolan’s Career Credits!

Arizona’s Official State Balladeer for 56 years!

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Writeup from Arizona Highways Magazine,

“Dolan Ellis on 50 Years as
Arizona’s Balladeer”

*AZ Balladeer 56 yrs.

*Original Member of “The New Christy Minstrels”

*NCM Grammy Award 62′

*NCM Gold Record 62′

*Columbia Records Recording Artist

*Capitol Records Recording Artist

*Carnegie Hall Twice

*NYC Latin Quarter

*Coconut Grove

*Greek Theater

*Regular on “The Andy Williams Show”

*Life Magazine Centerfold  

*Time Magazine

*Arizona Music & Entertainment Hall of Fame

*Arizona Tourism Hall of Fame

*Work Entered into The Congressional Record by Sen. John McCain.

*Written several hundred songs about AZ People, Places, and Historical Moments.

*Over a Million Arizona Miles on Four Wheel Drive Vehicles.

*1st “Official State Balladeer” in the nation (Appointed in 1966)



*Founder of “The Arizona Folklore Preserve.

*Composed the music and lyrics for the stage play, “Cowgirls”, by Lance Belville.