Trampler, Walter

Trampler, Walter

(1915–  ) violinist/violist; born in Munich, Germany. He briefly played violin in the Boston Symphony before founding the New Music String Quartet (1947–56), in which he played viola. He later taught at Juilliard and Boston University, meanwhile concertizing into the 1990s.
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