Roger Emanuels, cello
Cellist Roger Emanuels currently performs with Symphony Silicon Valley, Ballet San Jose, and the Cabrillo Festival Orchestra, and is active as a recitalist and lecturer. Mr. Emanuels performed with the former San Jose Symphony for 22 years.
He maintains a teaching studio in Mountain View, Cupertino and Santa Cruz, and is on the faculty at the annual National Cello Institute at Pomona College.
Mr. Emanuels is a radio announcer and producer for KUSP-FM in Santa Cruz, specializing in concert broadcasting.
When not playing or teaching cello lessons, he enjoys travel and outdoor activities. Recent trips have included hiking in Patagonia, horse riding in Mongolia, and kayaking in Florida.