Bullock, (Sir) Ernest

views updated

Bullock, (Sir) Ernest (b Wigan, 1890; d Aylesbury, 1979). Eng. organist and educator. Sub-organist, Manchester Cath., 1912–15. Org., Exeter Cath. 1919–27, Westminster Abbey 1928–41. Prin., RSAMD, and prof. of mus., Glasgow Univ. 1941–52; dir., RCM 1953–60. Comp. org. mus. and songs. In charge of mus., Coronation of George VI, 1937. Knighted 1951.