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Music educator

Gail Batty Ryan, music educator. award Better Homes and Gardens, 1961; award Valley Forge Freedom Foundation, 1968; award City of North Miami, 1970, 83; award Veterans of Foreign Wars, 1970. Member Miami Shores Business and Professional Women's.

Background

Ryan, Gail Batty was born on March 7, 1929 in Miami. Daughter of Raymond H. and Mary E. Batty.

Education

Graduate University Michigan, 1950-1957, University Perugia (Italy), 1957.

Career

Teacher music, Dade County, Florida, since 1950. Teacher music education and humanities Nova University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, since 1979. Teacher music education University Miami, 1966-1967, teacher black music/art/literature, 1968.

Music education intern Barry College, 1970-1971. Professional bassoonist University Miami Symphony, Miami Beach Symphony, New Hampshire Symphony, Fort Lauderdale Symphony, University Michigan Symphony, 1946-1958. Coordinator, narrator Symphonies for Children, Miami Beach Symphony, University Miami, New Hampshire Symphony, 1955-1958.

Producer, director Opera Amahl and the Night Visitors, 1963, 64, 70. Founder The Florida Renaissance Guild, Inc., 1979-1983. Choir director, church school director Miami Shores Community Church University Miami scholar, 1946-1950.

Scholar National Music Camp Interlocken, Michigan, 1946-1952. Recipient award Better Homes and Gardens, 1961. Award Valley Forge Freedom Foundation, 1968.

Service award City of North Miami, 1970, 83. Award Veterans of Foreign Wars, 1970.

Membership

Member Miami Shores Business and Professional Women's.

Connections

Married Byron Dean Ryan, September 15, 1929 (divorced June 1960).

father:
Raymond H.

mother:
Mary E. Batty

spouse:
Byron Dean Ryan