Brian Boydell
 

 

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Brian Boydell 1917-2000

Born in Dublin. Composer and conductor. He held the chair of music in Trinity College Dublin for over 20 years. He was a founder of the Music Association of Ireland. His compositions include A Terrible Beauty is Born; In Memoriam Mahatma Gandhi; Richardís Riot; and a range of settings for the works of writers including Yeats and Joyce. His remains were cremated in Glasnevin Cemetery.