Morris Jacob

Morris Jacob

Viola

A member of the St. Louis Symphony since 1981, violist Morris Jacob received his musical training at the Cleveland Institute of Music. He studied violin with David Cerone and viola with Robert Vernon. Jacob earned a Bachelor’s of Music in violin in 1975 and a Master’s of Music in violin/viola in 1977. Before joining the St. Louis Symphony, Jacob spent four years as the Associate Principal Viola of the Columbus (Ohio) Symphony. Since coming to St. Louis, Jacob has been very active playing chamber music and has appeared as a soloist with the St. Louis Symphony Chamber Orchestra and the St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra. Morris Jacob is an avid woodworker, having made most of the furniture in the home that he shares with his wife, Symphony cellist Anne Fagerburg.

 

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