1856–1928
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De­cem­ber 5, 1856, Sal­is­bu­ry, Wilt­shire, Eng­land.

De­cem­ber 2, 1928, Wim­borne, Dor­set, Eng­land.

Park­stone Ce­me­te­ry, Poole, Eng­land.

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Pearce stu­died or­gan un­der The­o­dore Ayl­ward, Will­iam Hoyte, and Ed­ward Hop­kins, and stu­died at Cam­bridge (BMus 1881, DMus 1884).

He served as or­gan­ist at St. Mar­tin’s, Sal­is­bu­ry (1871–73); St. Luke’s, Old Street (1874); and St. Cle­ment’s, East­cheap (1885).

He was Pro­fess­or at Tri­ni­ty Col­lege, Lon­don (1882); Dean of the Col­lege (1892); and Ex­am­in­er at Cam­bridge for BMus (1888–91) and DMus (1895).

  1. Midsomer Nor­ton
  2. St. Mar­tin O­rgar