Florence Frantz Snyder collection (MSS 33), 1925-1987

Preliminary finding aid

Summary Information

Repository
Curtis Institute of Music Archives
Title
Florence Frantz Snyder collection
ID
MSS 33
Date [inclusive]
1925-1987
Extent
0.2 Linear feet (1/2 archival box)
Language
English
Abstract
The collection includes personal correspondence, Peabody and Curtis school records, programs, clippings, and writings about Isabelle Vengerova.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Florence Frantz Snyder collection (MSS 33), Box and Folder Number; Curtis Institute of Music Archives.

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Biography

Florence Frantz graduated from the Peabody Conservatory before she was accepted at the Curtis Institute of Music, where she studied piano and accompanying with Isabelle Vengerova and Harry Kaufman (1926-33). During her student day she served as Vengerova’s assistant (1930-33). She later served on the faculties of Mannes Music School and Henry Street Settlement School in New York, the Peabody Conservatory, and Temple University College of Music.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Curtis Institute of Music Archives

1726 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
archives@curtis.edu

 

Access

The collection is open for research.

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Controlled Access Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Snyder, Florence Frantz, 1906-1992
  • Vengerova, Isabelle, 1877-1956

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