Lawrence Loy - biography


Lawrence Loy - biography




Two items, both related to caller Lawrence Loy.

A detailed biography can be found at, which has a detailed website with information about performers, including a jukebox with audio files. Some of their interests overlap with this site.

Also included here is the announcement of Loy's death, published in The New England Caller, along with the program planned for the 1955 Country Dance Festival at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, where Loy was a faculty member. That year's festival was organized as a memorial to Loy, with proceeds going to support scholarships and other grants to promote square dancing and folk dancing.


Spatial Coverage

USA, Massachusetts, Amherst

Item Relations

This Item is related to Item: Lawrence Loy - East Meets West (clip)
This Item is related to Item: Lawrence Loy - Paddy Dear (clip)