- M.M., Choral Conducting, Temple
- M.A., Music Education, Eastern New Mexico
- B.S., Music Education, Austin Peay University
David Hall graduated from Austin Peay University in Clarksville, Tennessee in 1959 with a B.S. degree Music Education. He received an M.A. in Music Education from Eastern New Mexico University in 1961. He also holds an M.M. in Choral Conducting from Temple University in Philadelphia.
He has been the choral director and voice teacher at Nazareth Academy in Philadelphia since September of 1992. He came to Nazareth Academy with many years of experience as a teacher and performer in this country and with the Department of Defense Schools in Europe and North Africa. Before coming to Nazareth, he was Choral Director and Chairman of the Music Departments of The Haverford School and Upper Darby High School in Pennsylvania. He is the Founder and Artistic Director of the Greater Philadelphia Chorale.
In addition to being a choral conductor, he maintains an active vocal studio in center city Philadelphia with his students performing in the Greater Philadelphia area, New York, and California. His voice students won first place in both the adult and professional divisions of the National Association of Teachers of Singing Regional Competition at the University of Delaware in 2007. He has studied extensively with private teachers in Europe and America, including Nadia Boulanger, Robert Page, Otto-Werner Mueller, Florence Berggren and Martin Rich, conductor and coach with the Metropolitan Opera of New York.