Index of Memorial Resolutions and Biographical Sketches
FRANK L. REED
Frank L. Reed, professor of music, was born on July 17, 1871, in Richmond, Indiana, and died on April 10, 1938. He studied at the Conservatory of Music in Ithaca, New York.
Professor Reed taught at the Conservatory of Music, at the Normal School in Fremont, Nebraska, and at the Pennsylvania College of Music. He joined the faculty of The University of Texas at Austin in 1913, where he served as chairman of the Department of Music.
Professor Reed composed symphonic and piano works, songs, and cantatas. He served as president of the Texas Music Teachers Association. He was a fellow of the American College of Musicians in 1902.
John R. Durbin, Secretary
The General Faculty
Biographical sketch prepared by Teresa Palomo Acosta and posted on the Faculty Council web site on January 18, 2001. Additional biographical sources can be found in the Barker Texas History Center.