Lincoln is Executive Director of Strategic Development at ABRSM; a role that sets out to support and inspire music teachers worldwide. From 2003 to 2008 he was Learning Consultant to the BBC Proms and Learning Manager with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. He devised the Family Orchestra and Chorus programmes and was the driving force behind projects which brought together musicians of all ages and experience to work with performers from Indonesia, Africa, Iran, South America and Turkey.