Honorary Members of the Academy

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Fr Peter Allan CR MA HonFASC


Ralph Allwood BA(Dunelm) HonFASC

Former Precentor and Director of Music, Eton College


Martin Baker HonFASC

Master of Music, Westminster Cathedral


David Bell ARCM FGMS FCCM FRSA HonFASC

Master of the Guild of Musicians and Singers, formally organist to Herbert Von Karajan


Dr Margaret Bent MA MusB PhD(Cantab) HonDMus(Glasgow) HonDFA(Notre Dame) FBA FRHS FSA CBE HonFASC

Senior Research Fellow of All Souls at Oxford University and Co-Director of the Digital Image Archive of Medieval Music


James Blair HonFASC

Principal Conductor and Artistic Director, Young Musicians Symphony Orchestra


Rt Rev Dom Cuthbert Brogan OSB MA(Oxon) HonFASC

Abbot of St Michael's Abbey, Farnborough


Dr Roy Budden HonFASC

Musician, conductor of the Crowndale Orchestra


Professor John Butt MA(Cantab) PhD HonFASC

Gardiner Chair of Music, Glasgow University


Timothy Byram-Wigfield MA FRCO HonFASC

Organist and Master of the Choristers, St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle


Dr John Caldwell BMus MA DPhil(Oxon) FRCO HonFASC

Composer, Emeritus Fellow of Jesus College, Oxford, and General Editor of the series Early English Church Music


Dr Stephen Callander-Grant HonFASC

Former Provost of the Central Institute London


Andrew Carwood MA(Cantab) HonFASC

Director of The Cardinall's Musick and international soloist/consort singer who has sung and recorded with The Tallis Scholars


Mdm. Sophie-Véronique Cauchefer-Choplin HonFASC

Deputy organist in Saint-Sulpice, Paris, and teacher of interpretation and improvisation at the Royal College of Music, London


Philip Cave HonFASC

Founder member of the Tallis Scholars and Director of the international chamber choir Magnificat


Neil Coleman BMus(Edin) LRAM HonFASC

Freelance harpsichord and clavichord soloist, specialising in early keyboard music


Revd Jeremy Crossley HonFASC

Vicar of St Margaret's, Lothbury


James Devor MA BMus(Hons) FGMS FMG(ICMA) HonFASC

Acting Organ Scholar, Brentwood Cathedral


Alistair Dixon BEng CEng Eur Ing HonFASC

Co-founder of Signum Records and Director of Chapelle du Roi


László Dobszay HonFASC

Chant expert and conductor of the Schola Hungarica.


Sally Dunkley HonFASC

Early music editor and soprano with The Sixteen and The Tallis Scholars


Dr Kate Eckersley BA DPhil(Oxon) HonFASC

Freelance singer and lecturer, having recorded a number of Scarlatti cantatas and an expert on the 18th century Italian Cantata


Professor Paul Elliott MA(Oxon) CMVT HonFASC

Tenor and Professor of Music at the Early Music Institute, Indiana University, USA


Paul Esswood HonRAM HonFASC

Internationally renowned counter tenor, and vocal tutor at the Royal Academy of Music, London


Stephen Farr MA MPhil(Cantab) FRCO FTCL ARCM FRSA HonFASC

Formerly Master of the Choristers at Guildford Cathedral, currently Director of Music at St Paul’s Church, Knightsbridge, London, and Director of Music at Worcester College, Oxford, and an active freelance performer in the UK and abroad


Professor Dr Iain Fenlon MA(Cantab) PhD FSA HonFASC

Professor of Historical Musicology at the University of Cambridge, and a Fellow and Senior Tutor at King's College, Cambridge


Dr Fabrice Fitch PhD(Manchester) MMus(McGill) HonFASC

Composer and Senior Lecturer in Music and member of the Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies at Durham University


Nick Gale MA(Oxon) AMIC FMCM FRSA HonFASC

Director of Music at St George's RC Cathedral, Southwark, London, and former Assistant Director of Music at the London Oratory School


Peter Harvey HonFASC

Baritone


James Holt BMus FNCM FCCM FFCM HonFGMS LLCM LTCL LMusNCM PGCE HonFASC

Former Principal of the North and Midland School of Music


Ruth Holton MA(Cantab) LRAM HonFASC

Freelance singer and former member of the Tallis Scholars, with very many early music recordings to her credit


Martym Imrie HonFASC

Early music editor and specialist in Spanish and Portuguese polyphony


Dr John Kersey HonFASC

Secretary General of the Institute of Arts and Letters, London


Professor Dr Richard King BMus MMus PhD(Stanford) HonFASC

Professor of Music at the University of Maryland, USA, and President of the American Handel Society


Professor Dr Robin A Leaver DTheol HonFASC

Westminster Choir College of Rider University and Visiting Professor at the Juiliard School, New York City


Mark Lee MA FRCO HonFASC

Westminster Choir College of Rider University and Organist and Master of the Choristers at Bristol Cathedral


William Maddox BMus FTCL FCAM FFHCO FLSMR FChMus FGMS FCSM FFLM FIGOC FIAL(Lond) HonCIL HonFASC

Organist and Director of Music at Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Canadian Representative of the Academy of St Cecilia.


Graham Matthews HonFASC

Organist and Master of the Music Emeritus of Sheffield Cathedral


Keith Mayler LRAM ARCM HonFASC

Director of MAM Management, an agency specialising in the international management of early music artists and projects


Michael McCarthy GGSM HonFASC

Director of The Oratory Schola and Cardinall's Musick, Manager of the Monteverdi Choir and Director of Music at the National Cathedral, Washington DC


Michael McCraw MA BM HonFASC

Director of the Early Music Institute, Indiana University, USA


John McGreal MA HonFASC

Organist at the London Oratory


Dr Maurice Merrell HonDMus CompCIL FSCO FCCM FISOB FIGOC FHCO FGCO FNSCM HonFNCM MNCMSoc FGMS FMCM FRSA HonFASC

Chairman of Bishop and Son Organ Builders and of the Guild of Musicians and Singers


John McIntosh OBE MA FRSA HonFCP HonFASC

Headmaster Emeritus of the London Oratory School and Founder of the Oratory School Schola and Junior Music House


Charles Medlam HonFASC

Conductor, Cellist and Founder of London Baroque


Nicholas Mitchell MA(Oxon) HonFASC

Acclaimed expert on early pitch and has written and published extensively, including the Galpin Society Magazine


Rev Dr Ivan Moody BMus PhD HonFASC

Composer, conductor, musicologist and priest of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople. Currently a research fellow at CESEM, Universidade Nova, Lisbon. Research interests include Eastern Orthodox liturgical music of all periods, the music of the Balkans and the music of the Iberian Peninsula


Philip Moore BMus FRCO FRSCM ARCM HonFASC

Former Director of Music, York Minster


Emma Murphy BMus(Birm) MMus(Lond) FTCL HonFASC

Freelance singer and recorder player and a member of The King's Consort directed by Robert King


Linda Nicholson HonFASC

One of the foremost keyboard players specialising in the performance of baroque, classical and early romantic music on instruments of the period.


Nicholas O'Neill BA(Oxon) FRCO HonFASC

Organist at St George's RC Cathedral, Southwark, London, and former Head of Musical Techniques and Contextual Studies at Trinity College of Music, London


Revd Graham Oliver DipF/D NSM LGMS HonFASC

Former Social Secretary of The Academy of St Cecilia


Professor Dr Colin Parsons AdvDipMT FMusicolASMC FLCM FNCM FMusLAM LLCM AMusLCM CompCIL HonFNMSM HonFASC

Principal of the North and Midland School of Music


Margaret Phillips HonFASC

International concert organist


Gerald Pieti MA HonFASC

Organist of St James's Roman Catholic Church, Spanish Place, London


Dr David Price HonDMus GMus(TCL) HonFASC

Organist and Master of the Choristers at Portsmouth Anglican Cathedral


Professor Dr Sir Curtis Price KBE AM PhD HonRAM FKC FRNCM HonFASC

Principal of the Royal Academy of Music, London


Dr Hans-Peter Retzmann PhD HonFASC

Director of Music at St Nikolaus in Mönchengladbach-Hardt in Germany, a renowned improvisor on the organ, Editor of Musikkultur at the Robert Schumann Hoffeschule, and an expert on the works of J S Bach and Reger


Dr David Russell MA KSS(Papal Knighthood) HonFASC

Director of Music at St Mary’s Cathedral, Sydney, Australia, and former lecturer in Choral Pedagogy and Music Education at the University of Sydney


Philip Salmon ARCM HonFASC

Tenor with an international career in a wide repertoire from 16th to 21st centuries. Has recorded with the Consort of Music, Hilliard Ensemble, the Sixteen, Roger Norrington, John Eliot Gardiner etc; performed Rameau with the Royal Opera and New York City Opera.   Lecturer in the development of recitative at the Universities of Buenos Aires and Santa Fe. Former Professor of Music, University of Exeter


Professor Dr Nick Sandon PhD HonFASC

Former Professor of Music, University of Exeter


Dom Daniel Saulnier OSB HonFASC

Former Director of Music Palaeography at the Abbey of St Pierre at Solesmes, France, currently Director of Chant at the Pontifical Institute, Rome


Roger Sayer HonFASC

Organist and Director of Music at Rochester Cathedral


Dr Richard Scothon JP BA(Hons) PhD(Dunelm) FRSA HonFASC

Organ builder


Christopher Shoebridge BA FGMS HonFNMSM HonCIL HonFASC

Former Registrar and Treasurer of the Academy of St Cecilia, and now South American Representative


Dr Barry Smith HonFASC

Former Organist and Master of The Choristers Emeritus St George`s Cathedral, Cape Town, South Africa


Professor Dr Reinhard Strohm PhD(KU Berlin) MA(Oxon) MA(Yale) FBA HonFASC

Emeritus Professor of Music, Oxford University


Jeremy Summerly MA(Oxon) MMus(Lond) HonARAM HonFASC

Head of Academic Studies at the Royal Academy of Music, London, Director of the early music group The Oxford Camerata, and a regular broadcaster on BBC Radio 3


Emeritus Professor Dr Kevin Thompson MA PhD HonDArts FRCM HonFTCL HonFBC FRSA GRSM LRAM FTCL(Conducting) ARMCM HonFASC

Principal, Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts


Richard Townend HonFASC

Organist and Director of Music at Holy Trinity, Sloane Street, London and the Church of St Margaret, Lothbury, London, concert series organiser at the Church of St Margaret, Lothbury, London, and Organist to the Academy of St Cecilia


Bruno Turner HonFASC

Music editor and founder of early music publisher Mapa Mundi and former director of Pro Cantione Antiqua


Professor Dr Harry White DMus(NUI) PhD(Dubl) MA(Toronto) FRIAM MRIA HonFASC

Professor of Music and former Head of School at University College, Dublin; Inaugural President of the Society for Musicology in Ireland (2003-2006)


Matthew Wadsworth HonFASC

Theorbo player


Dr Peter Wilton BEd(Hons) MMus PhD HonFASC

Gregorian Association


Dr Susan Wollenberg MA DPhil HonFASC

Reader in Music at Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford


Professor Robert Woolley GRSM ARCM HonFASC

Professor of Harpsichord, Fortepiano and Clavichord at the Royal College of Music, London


Dr Terry Worroll BA GTCL DMus ARCO FCCM HonFASC

Director of Music at St James's Roman Catholic Church, Spanish Place, London


Andrew Wright HonFASC

Director of Music, Brentwood Cathedral


Peter Wright MA FRCO(CHM) HonFASC

Director of Music at Southwark (Anglican) Cathedral, London