Professional Activities

1973 to date:

Hon. Organist, St. Nicholas Church, Tytherton Lucas, Wiltshire

1980 to 2010

Examiner to the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music in practical and theoretical subjects

1980 to 1994

Member of the Editorial Board of the Elgar Complete Edition

1985 to 1998

Council member of the British Institute of Organ Studies (BIOS)

1986 to August 1995

Secretary of BIOS

1987 to 1999

Organ Adviser to the Diocese of Oxford, Archdeaconry of Berkshire

1988 & 1993

Editor of The Journal of the British Institute of Organ Studies

1993

Guest lecturer for the U.K. tour of The Westfield Center for Early Keyboard Studies (Easthampton, Mass., U.S.A.)

1994 to 1996

Subject Assessor for Quality Assessment Division of the H.E.F.C.E.

1996

B.B.C. Radio 3 talk on the sketches of Elgar's The Apostles

1997

Paper on 'Elgar & S.S. Wesley' read at the C19th British Music Conference, University of Hull

1998 to date

Member of the Association of Independent Organ Advisers

1998 to 2002

Vorstand member of the International Society for Organ Documentation (IAOD)

1999

Paper on 'Elgar and the Classical Style read at the C19th British Music Conference, University of Durham

1999-2003

Organ Adviser to the Diocese of Salisbury

2004 to 2011

Member of the Organs Advisory Committee of the Council for Church Buildings

2006 to 2008

Council Member of The Royal College of Organists

2006

Elgar Society (London Branch) Centenary Lecture on The Kingdom

2008 & 2009

Papers given to the Oxford Conferences of The British Institute of Organ Studies

2013

Member of Royal College of Organists Trustee Council