David Valentine WILLCOCKS

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1919-12-30
Education Clifton, King's Coll Cambridge (MA, MusB)
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Recreations N/A
Clubs Athenaeum
Style Sir David Willcocks, CBE, MC
Career serv WWII DCLI, Capt NW Europe; organist Salisbury Cathedral 1947-50, master of choristers and organist Worcester Cathedral 1950-57, music lectr Cambridge 1957-74, fell and organist King's Coll Cambridge 1957-73 (hon fell 1979), univ organist 1958-74, musical dir Bach Choir 1960-98 (conductor laureate 1998-), gen ed OUP Church Music 1961-; pres Assoc of British Choral Directors 1993-; past pres: RCO, ISM, Nat Fedn of Music Socs; former conductor: City of Birmingham Choir, Bradford Festival Choral Soc, Cambridge Univ Music Soc; dir Royal Coll of Music 1974-84; Freeman City of London 1981; Hon MA Univ of Bradford; Hon DMus: Univ of Exeter, Univ of Leicester, Univ of Bristol, Westminster Choir Coll, St Olaf Coll, Royal Coll of Music, Univ of Victoria Canada, Rowan Univ US; Hon DLitt Univ of Sussex, Hon DSLitt Trinity Coll Toronto, Hon DFA Luther Coll IA, Dr jur (hc) Univ of Toronto, DLitt (hc) Univ of Newfoundland 2003; hon fell Royal Canadian Coll of Organists, Hon RAM, Hon GSM, Hon FTCL, FRCM, FRCO, FRNCM, FRSAMD, FRSCM
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