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About johnkersey

Historian, musician and educationalist.

Honours and awards: Imperial House of Tommassini-Leopardi of Constantinople (Justinian and Heraclian Dynasties)

H.I.R.H. Prince don Ezra Annibale Foscari Widmann Rezzonico, Head of the Imperial House of Leopardi of Constantinople, has conferred several honours upon me. H.I.R.H. Prince don Ezra Annibale Foscari Widmann Rezzonico I have received the titles of Prince of Hierapolis, … Continue reading

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Honours and awards: Princely House of Scuro

H.S.H. Prince Orazio Scuro, hereditary Prince of Arbër and Count and Baron of Albania etc., has bestowed several honours upon me. H.S.H. Prince Orazio Scuro I have received the titles of Prince of Laç, Duke of Fushë-Kuqe, Marquis of Mamurras, … Continue reading

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Honours and Awards: H.R.H. Princess Dayang-Dayang nur Mahal T. Kiram Medal of Solidarity

I was honoured to receive the Medal of Solidarity awarded by H.R.H. Princess Dayang-Dayang nur Mahal T. Kiram. The Princess is the sister of Ampun Sultan Muedzul Lail Tan Kiram, the current Head of the Royal House of Sulu.

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Honours and awards: Associate Professor in Music and Honorary Master of Science from the Ruggero II University, The Gambia

The Ruggero II University (Studiorum Universitas Ruggero II) is a free and independent university incorporated in the State of Florida, USA, since 2001. On 29 April 2003, it was recognized by the Government of the Republic of the Gambia as … Continue reading

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Honours and awards: Grand Commander and Grand Prior for UK of the Order of the Calamian Star of Peace

In 2017, I was honoured to be appointed a Grand Commander of the Order of the Calamian Star of Peace. The Order is awarded by Tagbanwa Tribal Chieftain H.M. Rodolfo Aguilar I, ruler of the Coron Island Ancestral Domain in … Continue reading

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Honours and awards: Honorary membership of the Ordo Templum Domini

I have been honoured to receive honorary membership in the Ordo Templum Domini, a Templar Order based in Brazil whose Prior is Archbishop David Caparelli, representative for Brazil of the Apostolic Episcopal Church.

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Honours and awards: Honorary Fellowship of the Guild of Musicians and Singers

  With other Honorary Fellows at the ceremony at All Hallows-by-the-Tower, London. The presentation ceremony

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Review of 2017 Chingford recital

(Click to enlarge the images) (from Fanfare, the magazine of the Guild of Musicians and Singers, no. 6, March 2018.

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Honours and awards: Commemorative Cross of the 150th anniversary of the birth of Marshal Józef Piłsudski.

I have been honoured to receive the Commemorative Cross of the 150th anniversary of the birth of Marshal Józef Piłsudski. This is a joint decoration on the initiative of several Polish veteran organizations, patriotic associations, monarchists and former military men. … Continue reading

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Arnold Harris Mathew and the Old Catholic Movement in England 1908-52

This is the most recent edition of my book on A.H. Mathew.

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