Honours and Awards

Associate of the Royal School of Church Music (ARSCM) (1972) for 'services to church and choral music in South Africa'

Cape Tercentenary Award of Merit (1976) for 'distinguished services to music in the Cape'

Rotary Club of Cape Town Vocational Service Award (1984) for 'his spirit of dedication' in music-making in Cape Town

Honorary Patron of the Herbert Howells Society, England, (1987) at the invitation of Sir David Willcocks and Simon Preston

Order of Simon of Cyrene (OSC) (1989) awarded by Archbishop Desmond Tutu for 'his outstanding contribution to the musical traditions of the Church of the Province of Southern Africa'

Honorary Fellow of the Guild of Church Musicians, London (Hon FGCM) (1989) for 'distinguished services to church music'

Honorary Life Membership of the Cape Guild of Organists (1989) for 'meritorious service to the Guild'

Rotary Club of Signal Hill Merit Award (1994) 'in recognition of outstanding contribution to the musical and cultural life of the Cape Town community'

Paul Harris Fellow of the Rotary Foundation of Rotary International, (1994) 'in appreciation of tangible and significant assistance given for the furtherance of better understanding and friendly relations among peoples of the world'

Fellow of the Royal School of Church Music (FRSCM) (1994) in recognition of 'outstanding work as organist at St George's Cathedral and music generally in South Africa'

Oude Meester Special Merit Award (1997) in recognition of 'his contribution as a scholar, teacher, organist, choirmaster and conductor over more than three decades'

Honorary Life Member, Cape Town Symphony Choir (1998)

Vice-president, Peter Warlock Society (2000)

Honorary member, Delius Society (2002)