Reginald Moore

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Reginald Moore (1910–1968) was an English cathedral organist, who served in Exeter Cathedral.[1]

Background[edit]

Reginald Moore was born in Bramley, Leeds. He was a pupil of Sir Edward Bairstow and held several appointments as organist in and around Leeds before becoming assistant at Salisbury Cathedral in 1933. During the Second World War he served in the Royal Air Force. From 1947 to 1952 he was assistant music master at Winchester College. In May 2010, Exeter Cathedral held a celebration Evensong marking the centenary of his Birth, singing psalm chants and descants written by him.

Career[edit]

Assistant Organist of:

Organist of:

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Succession of Organists. Watkins Shaw.
  2. ^ The Organs and Organists of Exeter Cathedral. Betty Matthews
Cultural offices
Preceded by
Alfred William Wilcock
Organist and Master of the Choristers of Exeter Cathedral
1953-1957
Succeeded by
Lionel Frederick Dakers