- Fellowship at American Institute of Musicology in Rome , - 1947
- Strasbourg degree conferred with mention "tres honorable" .
- Citation from Alpha Omega Fraternity (Rochester-Gilead Alumni Chapter February 13, 1965.
- Election to distinction of honorary alumnus - Colgate Rochester Divinity School , April 21, 1965.
- Election to distinction of honorary alumnus - Valparaiso University , Indiana , October 9, 1965.
- Election to membership in Pi Kappa Lambda, May 10, 1966. Choir, Rochester , NY (1966).