1. Reinhold Ernst Glier
german surname is "Glier". In english it would sound
like "Gleere". Reinhold was baptized as Reinhold
French spelling of the surname
used the french spelling since about 1900. My mother-in-law told us,
that was an artist-name. Music sheets of his early works, published by
Jurgenson, have the name in french manner "Glière". Today's
descendants, a grandson of Reinhold, Yuri Glier of Moscow, uses the name
without "e" at the end. Senta Gliere, a granddaughter, writes
in Arabian letter as mentioned.
alphabet has no "h". Therefore the transcription is
"g" (Reingold). In Russia it is usual to call the first name followed by
fathers first name, i.e. Reinhold (first name) Moritz (fathers first
name) or in russian as above shown.