Damrosch, Frank

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German-American conductor and teacher.

From the description of Typewritten document signed, dated : [New York], 22 March 1913, 1913 Mar. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270565329

From the description of Autograph letters signed (2), dated : New York, 22 January and 7 December 1906, to [Harry Harkness] Flagler, 1906 Jan. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270565325

Esther Ostroff, an American pianist, studied with Isidore Philipp.

From the guide to the Correspondence received, 1931-1961, (The New York Public Library. Music Division.)

Frank Damrosch was born Franz Heino Damrosch in Breslau, the son of Leopold Damrosch. A choral conductor, composer, and educator, he founded the Musical Art Society of New York and the Institute of Musical Art which became affiliated with the Juilliard School of Music.

From the description of Papers, 1892-1937. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122580343

From the guide to the Frank Damrosch papers, 1892-1937, (The New York Public Library. Music Division.)

The Institute of Musical Art (IMA) was founded by Frank Damrosch and James Loeb in 1905.

It affiliated with the Juilliard Graduate School in 1926 to form the Juilliard School of Music (now The Juilliard School); the two schools maintained separate staffs, faculties and student bodies until their full merger in 1946. Damrosch served as Director of the IMA, 1905-1926, Dean, 1926-1933 and Dean Emeritus, 1933-1937.

From the description of History of the Institute of Musical Art, 1905-1926 : appendix [ca. 1936]. (The Juilliard School). WorldCat record id: 26657024

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referencedIn Carter, Ernest Trow, 1866-1953. The Ernest Trow Carter papers, 1879-1974 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
referencedIn The Love Family Papers, 1850-1960 (inclusive) Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
referencedIn Harold Bauer Collection, 1880-1951, (bulk 1920-1951) Music Division Library of Congress
referencedIn Institute of Musical Art (New York, N.Y.). Records, 1905-1946. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Correspondence received, 1931-1961 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
creatorOf Institute of Musical Art (New York, N.Y.). [Guest book of Frank Damrosch]. The Juilliard School, Lila Acheson Wallace Library
referencedIn Donovan, Richard, 1891-1970. The Richard Donovan papers, 1913-1971 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
referencedIn Donovan, Richard, 1891-1970. The Richard Donovan papers, 1913-1971 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
referencedIn Juilliard School. Office of the Dean. General administrative records, 1917-1945. The Juilliard School, Lila Acheson Wallace Library
referencedIn Parker, Horatio W. (Horatio William), 1863-1919. The Horatio Parker papers, 1863-1972 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Damrosch, Leopold, 1832-1885. Damrosch - Tee Van collection, 1856-1969 (bulk 1870-1939). Library of Congress
referencedIn Letters received by the Norton family, 1830-1920. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Gardner, Samuel, 1891-. Autograph letter signed, dated : New York, 11 April [n.y.], to Mr. [Harry Harkness] Flagler, [n.y.] Apr. 11. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Damrosch, Frank, 1859-1937. Papers, 1892-1937. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Comstock, Nettie C. Autograph album, 1892-1898. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Damrosch, Frank, 1859-1937. Damrosch letter to William H. Lippincott, undated. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Juilliard School. Office of the President. General administrative records, 1914-1951 (bulk 1927-1937). The Juilliard School, Lila Acheson Wallace Library
referencedIn Richard Aldrich papers, 1842-1956 (inclusive), 1883-1938 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Mason, Lowell, 1792-1872. The Lowell Mason papers, 1813-1980 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
referencedIn Juilliard School. Office of the President. General administrative records, 1904-1938. The Juilliard School, Lila Acheson Wallace Library
referencedIn The Horatio Parker Papers, 1863-1972 (inclusive) Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
referencedIn The Ernest Trow Carter Papers, 1879-1974 (inclusive) Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
referencedIn The Richard Donovan Papers, 1913-1971 (inclusive) Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
referencedIn Sloss, M. C. Sloss music collection, 1811-1947. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Yaddo records, 1870-1980 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Barrows family papers, 1861-1931. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Ostroff, Esther. Correspondence received, 1931-1961. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Carter, Ernest Trow, 1866-1953. The Ernest Trow Carter papers, 1879-1974 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
referencedIn The Lowell Mason Papers, 1813-1980 (inclusive) Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
creatorOf Frank Damrosch papers, 1892-1937 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
referencedIn The Moldenhauer Archives at Harvard University: Correspondence, literary manuscripts, sound recordings, and other material, 1873-2001. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Damrosch, Frank, 1859-1937. History of the Institute of Musical Art, 1905-1926 : appendix [ca. 1936]. The Juilliard School, Lila Acheson Wallace Library
creatorOf Damrosch, Frank, Mrs. Autograph letter signed, dated : New York, 17 March [1938], to Harry [Harkness Flagler], 1938 Mar. 17. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Damrosch - Tee Van Collection, 1856-1969, (bulk 1870-1939) Music Division Library of Congress
referencedIn A.P. Schmidt Company. A.P. Schmidt Company archives, 1869-1958 (bulk 1895-1920). Library of Congress
referencedIn Parker, Horatio W. (Horatio William), 1863-1919. The Horatio Parker papers, 1863-1972 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Damrosch, Frank, 1859-1937. Autograph letters signed (2), dated : New York, 22 January and 7 December 1906, to [Harry Harkness] Flagler, 1906 Jan. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Juilliard School collection of autograph letters and other documents, 1793-1985. The Juilliard School, Lila Acheson Wallace Library
creatorOf Damrosch, Frank, 1859-1937. [Programs from concerts of the Musical Art Society of New York]. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Love family. The Love family papers, 1850-1960 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
referencedIn Mason, Lowell, 1792-1872. The Lowell Mason papers, 1813-1980 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Damrosch, Frank, 1859-1937. Typewritten document signed, dated : [New York], 22 March 1913, 1913 Mar. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Institute of Musical Art (New York, N.Y.). Scrapbooks, General, 1927-1946. The Juilliard School, Lila Acheson Wallace Library
referencedIn Damrosch - Tee Van Collection, 1856-1969, (bulk 1870-1939) Music Division Library of Congress
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associatedWith American Music Collection corporateBody
correspondedWith A.P. Schmidt Company. corporateBody
correspondedWith Barrows family. family
correspondedWith Bauer, Harold, 1873-1951 person
associatedWith Carter, Ernest Trow, 1866-1953. person
associatedWith Casals, Pablo, 1876-1973 person
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
associatedWith Comstock, Nettie C. person
associatedWith Corigliano, John person
associatedWith Damrosch, Leopold, 1832-1885. person
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
associatedWith Donovan, Richard, 1891-1970. person
associatedWith Flagler, Harry Harkness. person
associatedWith Foster, Miss. person
associatedWith Friskin, James, 1886-1967 person
associatedWith Gardner, Samuel, 1891- person
associatedWith Gericke, Mrs. person
associatedWith Institute of Musical Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Institute of Musical Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Institute of Musical Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Institute of Musical Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Institute of Musical Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Juilliard School. corporateBody
associatedWith Juilliard School. Office of the Dean. corporateBody
associatedWith Juilliard School. Office of the President. corporateBody
associatedWith Juilliard School. Office of the President. corporateBody
associatedWith Lhévinne, Josef, 1874-1944 person
correspondedWith Lippincott, William Harrison person
associatedWith Love family. family
associatedWith Lucy Prindle Love and Helen Love Scranton person
associatedWith Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Mason, Lowell, 1792-1872. person
associatedWith Mischakoff, Mischa, 1895-1981 person
associatedWith Moldenhauer, Hans, collector. person
associatedWith Musical Art Society of New York corporateBody
associatedWith Musical Art Society of New York. corporateBody
correspondedWith Norton family, recipient. family
associatedWith Ostroff, Esther person
associatedWith Ostroff, Esther. person
associatedWith Parker, Horatio W. (Horatio William), 1863-1919. person
associatedWith People's Choral Union. corporateBody
associatedWith Philipp, Isidore, 1863-1958 person
associatedWith Pierné, Gabriel, 1863-1937. person
associatedWith Post, Laura J. person
associatedWith Walker, Edyth. person
associatedWith Walter, Bruno, 1876-1962. person
associatedWith Weinberg, Jacob, 1879-1956 person
associatedWith Yaddo (Artist's colony) corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
Subject
Music--Performance
Music
Music--Instruction and study
Music--New York (State)--New York
Occupation
Composers
Conductors (Music)
Pianists
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Birth 1859-06-22

Death 1937-10-22

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