Skip to main content

Robert Lee Bankert, 1949 - 1984

Identifier: 14-2: Bankert, Robert Lee

Scope and Contents

The Robert Lee Bankert collection illustrates his successful career in music performance and instruction. It consists of a diverse collection of materials including music programs, original compositions, and instructional materials, spanning a period of 35 years.

The collection is organized into the following series: I. Biographical Materials II. Music Programs III. Compositions IV: Concert Programs & Brochures V: Instruction Materials & Notes


  • 1949 - 1984

Biographical / Historical

Robert Lee Bankert was born Dec. 15, 1928, in Macomb, the son of Drestler E. and Edna Stephenson Bankert. Professor Bankert was on the School of Music faculty at Illinois Wesleyan University for 35 years as a pianist, teacher and accompanist. Mr. Bankert was honorably discharged from the Air Force after serving for four years in the Air Force Band.


5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Illinois Wesleyan University Archives Repository

P.O. Box 2899
Illinois Wesleyan University
Bloomington IL 61701 US