Siegl, Otto, b. Graz (Styria), Oct. 6, 1896, d. Vienna, Nov. 9, 1978. Composer. From 1922 director of music at the opera house in Graz, 1933-1948 taught at the Cologne Musikakademie 1948-1967 and the Vienna Musikhochschule* (theory, conductorship). Grand Austrian State Prize 1956.
Works: Orchestral works, chamber music, cantatas, piano, organ and choral pieces, lieder;
Literature: W. Trienes, O. S., 1956; W. Suppan, O. S., 1966.