top of page

Eleanor Sokoloff, 102

Philadelphia, PA

"This election means so much to me"


  • Born June 1914 in Cleveland, OH

  • Studied piano at Cleveland Institute of music and then Curtis Institute of Music

  • Still on the faculty at Curtis, where she has taught piano for 80 years

  • Has taught more than 75 students who have gone on to perform with the Philadelphia Orchestra


"I was born six years before women had the right to vote, so this election means so much to me. I have supported Hillary Clinton since her husband's first run for the presidency, and said I would vote for her for president at that time. Now, I get to do exactly that!"

bottom of page