Born: May 5, 1863, Andover, Hampshire, England.
Died: August 20, 1930, Lincoln, England.
Buried: Eastgate Cemetery, Lincoln, England.
Bennett studied at the Royal Academy of Music under George Macfarren and Charles Steggall; in Berlin under H. Barth (piano) and F. Kiel (composition); and in Munich (1885–87) under H. Bussmeyer (piano) and Josef Rheinberger (composition).
He served as organist at St. John’s Church, Pimlico, London; and as organist and Master of the Choristers at Lincoln Cathedral (1895–1930).
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