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Alexander Kok

Alexander "Bobby" Kok (14 February 1926 – 1 May 2015) was a cellist, a successful session musician and a founder member of the Philharmonia Orchestra.

Bobby Kok was perhaps best known for working with The Beatles on many of their songs; being a particular favourite of their producer George Martin. He played cello on some of The Beatles' biggest hits, including "Hey Jude", and "Yesterday".

The violinist Felix Kok was his brother.

Selected publications

  • A Voice in the Dark: The Philharmonia Years, 2003.