Christine & Pierre Lamond Second Century Chair
David Goldblatt, occupant of the Christine & Pierre Lamond Second Century Chair, joined the San Francisco Symphony cello section in 1978, having previously played in the Pittsburgh Symphony. He studied in New York City with Lieff Rosanoff and Jean Goberman and went on to attend the New School of Music in Philadelphia. In 1975 he graduated from the Curtis Institute of Music. Mr. Goldblatt has also been a cellist with the Concerto Soloists of Philadelphia and the Santa Fe Opera Orchestra.