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: