Boyd Neel was born in London, 19 July 1905, and died in Toronto, 30 September 1981. In 1932 he formed his own orchestra, performing and recording baroque music, and works by contemporary English composers. From 1953 to 1971 he was Dean of the RCMT, and also founded and conducted the Hart House Orchestra at the University of Toronto.
From the description of Boyd Neel papers [manuscript] 1932-1989. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 670046149
Epithet: MD; conductor
British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000499.0x000175