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cellist , conductor , writer

Robert Colver Kogan, American conductor, cellist, writer. Fulbright grantee, 1966-1968; composer fellowship National Education Association, 1976.

Background

Kogan, Robert Colver was born on September 2, 1940 in New York City. Son of Leo and Rose (Merbaum) Kogan.

Education

Bachelor, Harvard University, 1962. Diploma, Juilliard School Music, 1965. Postgraduate diploma, Mannes College Music, 1966.

Master of Arts, Brooklyn College, 1974.

Career

Conductor, Doctor's Orchestral Society, New York City, 1976-1980;conductor, Wagner College Orchestra, S.I., New York, 1978-1980;music director, S.I. Symphony, 1980-1996;music director, Philharmonic Symphony Westchester, Mount Vernon, New York, 1986-1990. Program director New York Committee Young Audiences, New York City, 1980-1983. Director education Hebrew Arts School, New York City, 1985-1988.

Connections

Married Margaret Weshta, June 18, 1966. Children: Theo Ann, Zoe Delphine.

father:
Leo Kogan

mother:
Rose (Merbaum) Kogan

spouse:
Margaret Weshta

child:
Theo Ann Kogan

child:
Zoe Delphine Kogan