Sidney Schofield Campbell MVO, (1909 in London and died on 4 June 1974 in Windsor), was an English organist. Education: He studied organ under Ernest Bullock and Harold Darke. In 1931 he was awarded the FRCO. Career: He was organist of St. Margaret's Church, Leytonstone 1927 to 1929, organist of Chigwell Parish Church 1929 to 1931, organist of West Ham Parish Church 1931 to 1937, organist of St. Matthew's, West Ham 1931 to 1936, organist of St. Peter's Church, Croydon 1937 - 1943, organist of St. Peter's Church, Wolverhampton 1943 to 1947, organist of Ely Cathedral 1949 to 1953, organist of Southwark Cathedral 1953 to 1956, organist of Canterbury Cathedral 1956 to 1961, organist of St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle 1961 - 1974., Sidney Campbell was also organist of St Clements Church in Sandwich, Kent. Cultural offices Preceded by, unknown Organist and Master of the Choristers at St. Peter's Collegiate Church, Wolverhampton, 1943-1947 Succeeded by, Charles Hutchings Preceded by, Marmaduke Conway Organist and Master of the Choristers at Ely Cathedral, 1949-1953 Succeeded by, Michael Howard Preceded by, E. T. Cook Organist and Master of the Choristers at Southwark Cathedral, 1953-1956 Succeeded by, Harold Dexter Preceded by, Douglas Edward Hopkins Organist and Master of the Choristers at Canterbury Cathedral, 1956-1961 Succeeded by, Allan Wicks Preceded by, William Henry Harris Director of Music, St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, 1961-1974 Succeeded by, Christopher Robinson

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