After Manchester, he was organ scholar of Emmanuel College, Cambridge,
He was also made a Fellow of the Royal College of Organists in 1949, and gained a Choirmaster diploma in 1954.
- Organist of St. Michael's College, Tenbury 1952–1959
- Rector Chori of Southwell Minster 1959–1988
- Organist of St Mary's Church, Mold
At Southwell he was not only the organist of the Minster, but also head of Music of Southwell Minster School.
|Organist of St. Michael's College, Tenbury
|Rector Chori of Southwell Minster
- The succession of organists of the Chapel Royal and the cathedrals of England and Wales from c. 1538, Watkins Shaw, Clarendon Press, 1991
- St. Michael’s College Society Magazine, September 2008.
- Letters from a Life: The Selected Letters of Benjamin Britten, 1913-1976. Philip Reed, Mervyn Cooke, Donald Mitchell, Boydell Press, 2008