Joseph DiTullio; Cellist With L.A. Philharmonic
Joseph DiTullio, 84, cellist for more than six decades with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Glendale Symphony and the Warner Bros. and Fox studio orchestras. A member of the Los Angeles Philharmonic when he was only 20, DiTullio later created music for motion pictures and television programs including “Gunsmoke,” “Peyton Place” and “Bonanza.” He was a soloist with local symphonies and performed with his daughters, Louise, a flutist, and Virginia, a pianist, in the DiTullio Trio. DiTullio also taught music privately at Whittier and Occidental colleges and UCLA. On Aug. 20 in Glendale.