(b Winnipeg, 1911; d Ipswich, 1987). Brit. violinist of Canadian birth. Member of Kutcher Qt. for 6 years, leader of Boyd Neel Orch. 1937–46, later becoming soloist and teacher. Champion of Eng. mus., notably that of Vaughan Williams, Rubbra, Berkeley. CBE 1979.
From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.