Flutist Larry Kaplan lives in Altadena, CA and is active in the Southern California music scene. He played piccolo for 5 seasons with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and has played Principal Flute with many local orchestras including the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, Long Beach Symphony, Pacific Symphony and American Ballet Theater. In addition, Larry is a member of 2-time Grammy Award winning Southwest Chamber Music and he has held faculty positions at Chapman University and at University of California, Irvine. Early in his career he played saxophone in several local rock and jazz groups and he is a past recipient of the Outstanding Jazz Soloist Award at the Chaffee Jazz Festival. Larry has also played on numerous motion picture and television soundtracks.