Ledger, (Sir) Philip (Stevens)

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Ledger, (Sir) Philip (Stevens) (b Bexhill-on-Sea, 1937). Eng. organist, conductor, pianist, and harpsichordist. Master of Mus., Chelmsford Cath. 1962–5; dir. of mus., Univ. of E. Anglia 1965–73; dir. of mus. and organist King's Coll., Cambridge, 1974–82. One of art. dirs. of Aldeburgh Fest. 1968–89. Prin., RSAMD 1982–2002. CBE 1985. Knighted 1999.