(b Vienna, 1926).
Austrian‐born Eng. composer, conductor, and teacher. Settled in Eng. in 1938. Ass. dir. Intimate Opera Co. 1952–63, ass. cond. Glyndebourne 1956, prof. of comp., RCM 1961. Composer of two 1‐act operas, 16 ballets, vn. conc., tpt. conc., chamber mus. Arr. of witty parodies for Gerard Hoffnung's mus. fests. in London.