Gál, Hans, 1890-1987

Hans Gál, b. Brunn near Vienna, 1890; d. Edinburgh 1987

Austrian composer and musicologist who came to live and work in Edinburgh in 1938
Dr Gál had a close association with the Reid Concerts both as a performer and a composer

In 1948 Hans Gal was awarded an Hon. D. Mus., by the University of Edinburgh