KMEA Hall of Fame
J. Milford Crabb
Inducted in 1978
J. Milford Crabb was director of music education in Kansas City, Kansas from 1946 to 1976. He graduated from high school in McPherson and received his bachelor's degree in music education from Emporia State Teachers College in 1936. He did graduate work at The University of Michigan and The University of Kansas. He earned a master's degree from KU in 1941 and his doctorate from UMKC in 1967. Dr. Crabb served the KMEA as president in 1951 and 1952 and was a director of the KMTA in 1949-50.