"What a treat to hear a master violinist and a dazzling percussion player
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— Michael Colgrass
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For Jacques' more personal tribute website, please visit jacquesisraelievitch.com.

The arts community mourns the passing of Jacques Israelievitch who died on September 5, 2015. In addition to his deeply loving family, he leaves a universe of those who will continue to admire his artistry and humanity.

With deep sadness we mourn the passing of our dear friend and former long-time Concertmaster Jacques Israelievitch. Tributes coming soon as he made immeasurable contributions to the orchestra during his tenure. Our deepest condolences to his family from all of us at the TSO.
—Toronto Symphony Orchestra

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra notes with sorrow the passing of violinist Jacques Israelievitch, who served the Orchestra as assistant concertmaster from 1972 until 1978. He died on Sept. 5, 2015, at the age of 67.
—Chicago Symphony Orchestra


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* Katarina Curcin: Double Concerto for Violin, Percussion & Orchestra