FULL TIME MEMBER SINCE 2015.
PRINCIPAL IN NORRBOTTEN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA.
Elemér Lavotha was born in Budapest 1952. He studied at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm where he got his Soloist Diploma 1971, then at USC in Los Angeles with Gregor Piatigorskij.
Between 1973-2010 Elemér Lavotha was the principal cellist of Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in Stockholm, 2010-2011 he was principal cellist at the Royal Opera in Stockholm. Since 2015 he is a full time meber of Norrbotten NEO and he also teaches cello at Luleå University.
Elemér is also Artistic adviser of Norrbotten Chamber Orchestra
Elemér Lavotha was Professor at Royal College of Music in Stockholm 1982-2017. 2004 he was elected as member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Music.
Elemér Lavotha is also Artistic adviser of Norrbotten Chamber Orchestra since 2016 and member of the Piteå Chamber Opera Company.