Born: September 19, 1852, Houghton-le-Spring, Durham, England.
Died: February 28, 1934, Monte Carlo.
Vincent was a chorister in Durham Cathedral, and studied organ under Philip Armes.
He played the organ at Monkwearmouth Parish Church, 1869–76. He then traveled to Leipzig, Germany, for two years, returning as organist at Tavistock Parish Church.
He was organist of Christ Church, Hampstead, 1883–91. Afterward, he examined for Trinity College, London.
He founded The Organist and Choirmaster, 1893, and began a music publishing business in connection with this, becoming very successful. He also founded the firm of Rogers, pianoforte makers.
After retiring in the late 1920’s, he lived at Hendon.
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