1858–1943

Introduction

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Born: No­vem­ber 8, 1858, Ex­e­ter, Eng­land.

Died: De­cem­ber 15, 1943, at his home on How­ell Road in Ex­e­ter.

Buried: High­er Ce­me­te­ry, Hea­vi­tree, Ex­e­ter, Eng­land.

Biography

Tozer’s mu­sic­al ca­reer be­gan as a cho­ris­ter at Ex­e­ter Ca­thed­ral.

He stu­died un­der Alfred An­gel and D. J. Wood, and at Queen’s Col­lege, Ox­ford (MusB 1891, MusD 1895).

He served as or­gan­ist at St. Da­vid’s, Ex­e­ter (1875–82); St. Mi­chael’s & All An­gels, Hea­vi­tree (1882–1930); and Ex­e­ter Ca­thed­ral.

When not in­volved with mu­sic, he worked at the De­von and Corn­wall Bank in Ex­e­ter.

Sources

Music