The LaSalle's name is attributed to an apartment on LaSalle Street in Manhattan, where some of its members lived during the quartet's inception. The quartet played on a donated set of Amati instruments.
Walter Levin, (first) violin
Henry Meyer, (second) violin
Peter Kamnitzer, viola
Richard Kapuscinski, cello (1946-1955)
Jack Kirstein, cello (1955-1975)
Lee Fiser, cello (1975-1988)