february, 2024

21febAll DayPrice Doyle's BirthdayMan of Music 1967


Event Details

Price A. Doyle was born February 21st, 1896.


Price Doyle was an initiate of the Gamma Delta Chapter at Murray State University and served as former Executive Secretary. He was awarded the “Man of Music” Award posthumously in 1967.

Doyle was also a professor and the head of the School of Music at Murray State from 1930 to 1957, leaving a lasting impression on his Alma Mater. In addition to being an alumnus, the fine arts building at the university was dedicated to him years after its completion, naming it the “Price Doyle Fine Arts Center” on December 5, 1971. Doyle also served as the president of the National Association of Schools of Music. Formed in 1924, it established national standards for undergraduate and graduate degrees at music schools.


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