Adam Itzel Jr. and John Itzel orchestral arrangements
- 1879 - 1933
- Majority of material found within 1879 - 1890
- Itzel, Adam, 1864-1893 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
9.49 Cubic Feet (24 medium flat boxes, 2 large flat boxes)
Biographical / Historical
Cousin to Adam, John Itzel was born in Baltimore in 1868 and graduated from the Peabody Conservatory in 1888. Like Adam, John Itzel was primarily a composer, arranger, and conductor specializing in light operas. He was a prominent figure in Baltimore’s musical community as director of the Academy of Music, the Baltimore Municipal Band, assistant conductor of the Peabody Conservatory Orchestra, orchestral representative of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, and supervisor of instrumental music in the Baltimore public school system. John Itzel died in 1933.
Scope and Contents
The second series of this collection includes the diplomas that Adam Itzel Jr. and John Itzel received upon completion of their studies at the Peabody Conservatory.