Kevin Boyle is in his fifteenth year of teaching instrumental music and his first year at DuBose Middle School in Summerville, South Carolina. Prior to his appointment at DuBose, Mr. Boyle taught band and percussion in Georgia for fourteen years.
Ensembles under Mr. Boyle's direction have received Superior ratings at the Georgia Music Educators Association's annual Large Group Performance Evaluation. His band students participate in both the District IX All-District Band and the Georgia All-State Band. His middle school and high school percussion ensembles perform at the Lassiter Percussion Symposium each year, and his Creekview Indoor Drumline was the 2019 Georgia Indoor Percussion Association Class-A champion.
Mr. Boyle is an active clinician, presenting at The Midwest Clinic International Band and Orchestra Conference in 2017, at local In-Service Conferences in New York (2015), North Carolina (2013, 2014), Georgia (2009, 2018), and Alabama (2011), as well as the Feierabend Association for Music Education 2014 International Conference.
He is one of the co-authors of the Habits of a Successful Middle School Musician book series with Scott Rush and Jeff Scott.
Mr. Boyle earned his bachelor’s degree in Music Education from the University of Georgia in 2005, and his master’s degree in Music Education from The University of North Texas in 2019.
Professional affiliations include the National Association for Music Education, South Carolina Music Educators Association, the National Band Association, the Percussive Arts Society, and The Feierabend Association for Music Education.
Kevin Boyle also proudly represents Innovative Percussion Inc., Dynasty Drums, and Sabian Cymbals.