Sala was born on July 18, 1910 in Greiz, Thuringia and came from a very musical family. His mother Annemarie (1887–1959) worked as a singer, and his father Paul (1874–1932) was an ophthalmologist who fostered his musical talent.
Oskar Sala Life
In 1995, Sala made his mixture Trautonium available to the Deutsches Museum on permanent loan
In 2000, he donated his estate to the Deutsches Museum.
He remained the only Trautonium player throughout his life.