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DeLyle Dennis Dvorak, music and early childhood educator, consultant. Achievements include guest conductor & adjudicator at various music festivals in the midwest, south, and western United States. Recipient Outstanding Educator of America, 1974-1975.


Dvorak, DeLyle Dennis was born on November 13, 1941 in Olivet, South Dakota, United States. Son of Alvin John and Frieda K. (Rembold) Dvorak.


Bachelor of Science, University South Dakota, Springfield, 1959—1962. Master of Music, University South Dakota, Vermillion, 1963—1965. Doctor of Education, Arizona State University, Tempe, 1969—1973.


Director, bands & choral music Delmont Public Schools, South Dakota, 1961—1962, Armour Public Schools, 1962—1964. Director, bands Chamberlain High School, 1964—1966. Assistant director, bands Minot State College, North Dakota, 1966—1967.

Director, bands Palo Verde Unified School District, Blythe, California, 1967—1969. Graduate teaching assistant Arizona State University, Tempe, 1969—1972. Director, bands, acting department chairman William Penn College, Oskaloosa, Iowa, 1972—1975.

Assistant professor, music Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford, 1975—1976. Director, bands Mount San Jacinto Community College, California, 1976—1981. Music department program leader, director bands Jefferson School Performing Arts, Portland, Oregon, 1982—1985.

French horn instructor Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1988—1990. Owner Dvorak Associates, Loveland, 1988—1992, Dvorak Enterprises, Las Vegas, since 1992. Educator CCSD, since 1995.

Assistant musical conductor Douglas County Bi-Centennial, Corsica, South Dakota, 1961—1961. Director, bands Minot State College Model School, Minot, North Dakota, 1966—1967. Dean, students International Peace Garden Music Camp, Dunseith, North Dakota, 1967, guest band conductor, North Dakota, 76.

State chairman National Band Association, Arizona, 1970—1972, Iowa, 1972—1974.


  • Achievements include guest conductor & adjudicator at various music festivals in the midwest, south, and western United States.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Church organist & vocal soloist St. John's Lutheran Church, Kaylor, South Dakota, 1953—1959. Choir director Redeemer Lutheran Church, Armour, 1962—1964. Choir director & organist Zion Lutheran Church, Chamberlain, 1964—1966.

Organist, confirmation teacher Zion Lutheran, Blythe, California, 1967—1969. Choir director Lutheran Church, Knoxville, Iowa, 1973—1974. Arizona State University research representative Music Educator's National Conference, Atlanta, 1970.

Member of Music Educator's Conference (life).


  • Other Interests

    Photography, travel, computers.


Married Patricia Ann Dunlap, May 11, 1979. Children: Lori Michele, Debra Jean Baker, Jeff Michael.

Alvin John Dvorak

Frieda K. (Rembold) Dvorak

Patricia Ann Dunlap

Lori Michele Dvorak

Debra Jean Baker Dvorak

Jeff Michael Dvorak