SAD NEWS | LA Chamber Orchestra Founder James Arkatov has Died - Aged 98 [RIP]

Russian-born American cellist James Arkatov has passed away - aged 98

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Russian-born American cellist James Arkatov has passed away - aged 98.

Mr Arkatov served as Principal Cellist of the NBC Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony, Indianapolis Symphony and the Pittsburgh Symphony - and in 1968 was a founding member of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.

Our condolences are with his family, friends, students and colleagues.