Walter Weller

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Birthday
30, 1939
Birthplace
Austria
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
30, 1939 (age 79)
Birthplace
Austria

About

Violinist and recipient of the 1998 Grand Decoration of Honour in Silver in Austria for his exceptional conducting.

Before Fame

He joined the Vienna Philharmonic at the age of seventeen and became joint-concertmaster with Willi Boskovsky.

Trivia

The Trondheim Symphony Orchestra invited him to be their first honorary conductor.

Family Life

He married Elisabeth Samohyl in 1966 and they had one son together.

Associated With

His quartet recorded Op 33 by Joseph Haydn for Decca Records.