by D. Cecil Williams from St. Mary's Parish Church,
D. Cecil Williams was a chorister at Westminster Abbey, and sang the treble solos at the Coronation of George V. Later, he won an organ scholarship to Dover College. He was organist and choirmaster of Holy Trinity Church, Millbrook, Southampton, from 1920-31. In 1931 he was appointed organist and choirmaster of the parish church of St. Mary, Southampton. where there is a fine old Willis organ. He is Borough organist to the Southampton Corporation, and a lecturer in music at University Col- ' lege, besides being conductor of . several musical societies.
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