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pianist

Fannie Bloomfield Zeisler, Polish pianist.

Background

Zeisler, Fannie Bloomfield was born on July 16, 1863 in Bielitz, Poland. Daughter of Solomon and Bertha (Jaeger) Bloomfield.

Education

Came with parents to America in her 2d year, to Chicago in 4th year. Showed early musical talent. Studied principally under Leschetizky at Vienna.

Career

American cities, 1883-1893, in principal German cities, 1893-1895. In America, 1895-1898. English tour, spring of 1898.

In America, 1898-1902. Tour in Germany, Austria and France, autumn 1902. In America, since 1903, with exception of concert tour, Germany, England and France, winter 1912.

Founded Fannie Bloomfield Zeisler Musicians’ Relief Fund (administered by United Charities of Chicago), 1925. Home: Chicago, Ill.

Connections

Married Sigmund Zeisler, October 18, 1885. Children: Leonard B., Paul B., Ernest B. Played in principal.

father:
Solomon Bloomfield

mother:
Bertha (Jaeger) Bloomfield

spouse:
Sigmund Zeisler

children:
Leonard B. Zeisler

Paul B. Zeisler

Ernest B. Played in prin Zeisler