(b Edinburgh, 1900; d Englefield Green, 1986). Scottish conductor and composer. On staff RCM 1925–35, conducting class at RCM from 1945. Cond. BBC Scottish Orch. 1935–45, SW Ballet 1948–51. Wrote film mus. and works for orch., incl. Variations (1924) and sym. (1932).
From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.