Thomas Newburgh Tunnard was born on 30 July 1918 in Lexham, Norfolk. He was a chorister at St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, and then educated at Bedford School, the Royal College of Music and New College, Oxford 1937 - 1939, and 1945 - 1946.
From 1950 he was head of music at Warwick School.
In 1953 he founded the Warwick & Kenilworth Choral Society
Died 25 August 2012
- St Michael at the North Gate, Oxford 1946 - 1950
- Collegiate Church of St Mary, Warwick 1950 - 1958
- St. Philip's Cathedral, Birmingham 1958 - 1967
|Organist and Master of the Choristers of Collegiate Church of St Mary, Warwick
|Organist and Master of the Choristers of Birmingham Cathedral