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Artist Hyperion Records

Geraldine Walther (viola)

Geraldine Walther joined the Takács Quartet in August 2005. She grew up in Tampa, Florida, and studied at the Curtis and Manhattan Schools of Music. She was Principal of the San Francisco Symphony from 1976 to 2005 and performed many works as soloist with the orchestra, including several US premieres. Before joining the Takács Quartet she played regularly at leading chamber music festivals and as a guest artist with the Guarneri, Lindsay, Tokyo and Vermeer Quartets. She lives in Longmont, Colorado, with her husband and has two daughters. She enjoys reading and the cinema, and is an avid runner.

Albums
'Brahms: String Quintets' (CDA67900)
Brahms: String Quintets
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67900  NEW   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Hyperion monthly sampler – April 2014' (HYP201404)
Hyperion monthly sampler – April 2014
HYP201404  Download-only monthly sampler NEW  
'Brahms: String Quartet & Piano Quintet' (CDA67551)
Brahms: String Quartet & Piano Quintet
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67551 
'Brahms: String Quartets Opp 67 & 51/1' (CDA67552)
Brahms: String Quartets Opp 67 & 51/1
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67552 
'Britten: String Quartets Nos 1, 2 & 3' (CDA68004)
Britten: String Quartets Nos 1, 2 & 3
Buy by post £10.50 CDA68004  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Haydn: String Quartets Op 71' (CDA67793)
Haydn: String Quartets Op 71
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67793 
'Haydn: String Quartets Op 74' (CDA67781)
Haydn: String Quartets Op 74
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67781 
'Schubert: Death and the Maiden' (CDA30019)
Schubert: Death and the Maiden
Buy by post £8.50 CDA30019  Hyperion 30th Anniversary series  
'Schubert: Death and the Maiden' (CDA67585)
Schubert: Death and the Maiden
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67585 
'Schubert: String Quintet & String Quartet D956 & 703' (CDA67864)
Schubert: String Quintet & String Quartet D956 & 703
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67864  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Schumann: String Quartet & Piano Quintet' (CDA67631)
Schumann: String Quartet & Piano Quintet
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67631 
'Hyperion monthly sampler – November 2013' (HYP201311)
Hyperion monthly sampler – November 2013
HYP201311  Download-only monthly sampler  
Alphabetical listing of all musical works
Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op 44 (Schumann)
Piano Quintet in F minor, Op 34 (Brahms)
String Quartet in A major, Op 41 No 3 (Schumann)
String Quartet in A minor, Op 51 No 2 (Brahms)
String Quartet in B flat major, Op 67 (Brahms)
String Quartet in B flat major, Op 71 No 1 (Haydn)
String Quartet in C major, Op 74 No 1 (Haydn)
String Quartet in C minor 'Quartettsatz', D703 (Schubert)
String Quartet in C minor, Op 51 No 1 (Brahms)
String Quartet in D major, Op 71 No 2 (Haydn)
String Quartet in E flat major, Op 71 No 3 (Haydn)
String Quartet in F major, Op 74 No 2 (Haydn)
String Quartet in G minor 'Rider', Op 74 No 3 (Haydn)
String Quartet No 1 in D major, Op 25 (Britten)
String Quartet No 13 in A minor 'Rosamunde', D804 (Schubert)
String Quartet No 14 in D minor 'Death and the Maiden', D810 (Schubert)
String Quartet No 2 in C major, Op 36 (Britten)
String Quartet No 3, Op 94 (Britten)
String Quintet in C major, D956 (Schubert)
String Quintet No 1 in F major, Op 88 (Brahms)
String Quintet No 2 in G major, Op 111 (Brahms)
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