John Butt has been awarded the Royal College of Organists highest honour. He was amongst the three Medal recipients honoured at the College’s Conferment of Diplomas ceremony at Southwark Cathedral on Saturday 11th March were. The three recipients were:
- Prof. John Butt OBE, for organ playing, organ- and choral-related scholarship, and choral conducting
- Dr Peter Hurford OBE, for organ playing, choral conducting, organ teaching, organ and choral composition, and organ-related administration
- Mr Mark Venning, for organ building, organ-related scholarship, and organ-related administration.
Photography by RCO / Simon Jacobs