SAD NEWS | Philadelphia Orchestra Cellist, Marcel Farago Has Died

A student of Gaspar Cassado, Pierre Fournier and Paul Tortelier, he served with the Philadelphia Orchestra from 1955, until his retirement in 1994

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Marcel Farago Philadelphia Orchestra Cellist

Romanian-born cellist and composer, Marcel Farago has passed away from cancer – aged 92.

A student of Gaspar Cassado, Pierre Fournier and Paul Tortelier, he served with the Philadelphia Orchestra from 1955, until his retirement in 1994.

Our condolences are with Mr Farago’s family, friends, students and colleagues.

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