- Axel Klein
(b Dublin, April 4, 1933). Irish composer. He received his early musical training at the Royal Irish Academy of Music and at University College, Dublin (BMus 1955), where he studied with Larchet. From 1957 to 1959, on a postgraduate scholarship from the National University of Ireland, he studied in Stuttgart with Johann Nepomuk David (composition) and Hans Müller-Kray (conducting). He was appointed to a lectureship at University College, Dublin in ...