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Nikolai Sokoloff

Born: 28-May-1886
Birthplace: Kiev, Ukraine
Died: 25-Sep-1965
Location of death: La Jolla, CA
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Conductor, Violinist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Founding Conductor, Cleveland Orchestra

Father: Grigori Sokoloff
Mother: Marie
Wife: Lyda (m. 1911, three sons)
Son: Boris
Son: Martin
Son: Noel
Wife: Ruth Ottaway (m. 1937)
Wife: Emma (m. 1957, until his death)

    University: Yale University

    Seattle Symphony Music Director (1938-41)
    Federal Music Project Administrator (1935-37)
    Cleveland Orchestra Music Director (1918-33)
    People's Philharmonic Orchestra (San Francisco) Music Director (1916-17)

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