Kneisel, Franz, 1865-1926Alternative names
From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Blue Hill, Maine, 9 August 1908, to Harry Harkness Flagler, 1908 Aug. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270578911
An Austrian violinist who had emigrated to the U.S. in 1885, Kneisel founded the Kneisel Quartet (a string quartet) in the same year. In 1905 he and his fellow quartet members joined the faculty of the Institute of Musical Art, which later became the Julliard School.
From the description of Correspondence to Alma Mahler, 1915. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155863670