1866–1926

Introduction

Born: June 15, 1866, Ar­magh, North­ern Ire­land.

Died: Ju­ly 12, 1926, Cam­bridge, Eng­land.

Buried: As­cen­sion Par­ish Bu­ri­al Ground (for­mer­ly St. Giles’ Bur­i­al Ground), Cam­bridge, Eng­land.

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Biography

Wood stu­died or­gan un­der T. O. Marks in Ar­magh (1880–81), and at the Roy­al Col­lege of Mu­sic (RCM) (1883–87).

He taught at the RCM be­gin­ning in 1888, then went on to Sel­wyn Col­lege at Cam­bridge. He was an Or­gan Schol­ar at Gon­ville and Cai­us Col­lege (1898–94) (BA & MusB 1890, MA & MusD 1894).

He was award­ed an hon­or­a­ry LLD de­gree at Leeds in 1904, was a un­i­ver­si­ty lec­tur­er on har­mo­ny in 1897, and be­came a Pro­fess­or in 1924.

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Music