Marcus Richard Huxley was born on 11 December 1949 in Chelmsford. He was educated at Pembroke College, Oxford and was organ scholar at Worcester College, Oxford from 1972 to 1974, and studied organ under Marie-Claire Alain
He was conductor of the Ilkley and Otley Choral Society from 1980 to 1984. He was Director of the York Early Music Choir from 1980 to 1986.
He won joint 2nd prize and Audience Prize at the Interpretation Competition at the St Albans International Organ Festival in 1977.
He is an organ tutor at Birmingham Conservatoire.
Assistant Organist of :
- Ripon Cathedral 1974 - 1986
- St. Philip's Cathedral, Birmingham 1986 - current
|Organist and Master of the Choristers of St. Philip's Cathedral, Birmingham
- The Succession of Organists. Watkins Shaw.
- 20th Century Cathedral Organists. Enid Bird