James Shomate collection
Identifier: PPCI-MSS 15
The collection documents Shomate's career as an accompanist of such famed musicians as including Richard Bonelli, Anna Moffo, Kathryn Hinton, Gerard Souzay, Margaret Speaks, Rise Stevens, and Jennie Tourel. Included in the collection are programs, clippings, photographs, and other assorted materials.
- Shomate, James, 1914-2001 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Biographical / Historical
James Shomate was a coach and accompanist who studied accompaniment at the Curtis Institute of Music. He graduated in 1939.
0.8 Linear feet ((2) archival boxes)
Language of Materials
The collection is arranged into the following series: 1. Clippings 2. Programs 3. Photographs and memorabilia
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of James Harden in 2002.
- James Shomate collection (MSS 15)
- Kristina Wilson
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Edition statement
- revised 2017