Deak, Jon

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Deak, Jon Gender: M
Jon Charles Deak
born on 27 April 1943 at 08:05 (= 08:05 AM )
Place Hammond, Indiana, 41n35, 87w30
Timezone CWT h5w (is war time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 06°24' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 09°15 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 16°25'


American composer, contrabassist and education specialist. He is a former Associate Principal Bassist of the New York Philharmonic, a position he held from 1973 to 2009 after joining the Philharmonic in 1969 under Leonard Bernstein, and a prominent contemporary composer of orchestral and chamber works. He currently serves as the Young Composers Advocate of the New York Philharmonic, where he founded the award-winning Very Young Composers Program in 1995.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Birth certificate in hand from Sy Scholfield, copy on file.


  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Four)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Contrabassist)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Music teacher