Feb­ru­a­ry 9, 1875, Lon­don, Eng­land.

May 30, 1947, Ash­ford, Kent, Eng­land.

West­min­ster Ab­bey, Lon­don, Eng­land.


Nicholson at­tended Rug­by School; New Col­lege, Ox­ford; and the Roy­al Coll­ege of Mu­sic. He found­ed and di­rect­ed the Roy­al School of Church Mu­sic. In 1927, he found­ed the School of Eng­lish Church Mu­sic.

He played the or­gan in ma­ny lo­ca­tions:

He ed­ited Hymns An­cient and Mo­dern (1916–47), and was knight­ed in 1938.

His works in­clude:

  1. Airlie
  2. Bow Brick­hill
  3. Crucifer
  4. Hosanna in Ex­cel­sis
  5. Paderborn
  6. Totteridge
  7. Trafalgar