December 5, 1856, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England.

December 2, 1928, Wimborne, Dorset, England.

Parkstone Cemetery, Poole, England.


Pearce studied organ under Theodore Aylward, William Hoyte, and Edward Hopkins, and studied at Cambridge (BMus 1881, DMus 1884). He served as organist at St. Martin’s, Salisbury (1871–73); St. Luke’s, Old Street (1874); and St. Clement’s, Eastcheap (1885). He was also Professor at Trinity College, London (1882), Dean of the College (1892), and Examiner at Cambridge for BMus (1888–91) and DMus (1895).

  1. Midsomer Norton
  2. St. Martin Orgar