No photo available. Represent Simon Preston? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 343,118 this week

Simon Preston

Simon Preston was born on August 4, 1938 in Bournemouth, Dorset, England as Simon John Preston. See full bio »

IMDb Picks: August

Are you primed for the "The Defenders" to make their small-screen debut? See which other movies and TV shows we're excited about this month.

Visit IMDb Picks

Related News

Rest in Peace: Requiems for 9/11
| www.culturecatch.com

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 964 people
created 22 Jan 2012
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Simon Preston's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Face/Off
Face/Off Soundtrack
(1997)
Amadeus
Amadeus Music Department
(1984)
Corpse Bride
Corpse Bride Soundtrack
(2005)
Distant Voices, Still Lives
(1988)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (8 credits)
 2005 Corpse Bride (performer: "Tannhauser: Pilgrim's Chorus")
 1997 Two Girls and a Guy (performer: "Gloria - Cum Sancto Spiritu")
 1997 Face/Off (performer: "Miserere")
 1995 A Comédia de Deus (performer: "Etracto da 'Misa Santa Caecilia' (Agnus Dei)")
 1989 War Requiem ("War Requiem, Op. 66")
 1988 Distant Voices, Still Lives ("In the Bleak Midwinter")
 1985 God Rot Tunbridge Wells! (TV Movie) (performer: "The Organ Concerto (Opus 7 No. 5)")
 1968 Contrasts (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Simon Preston (1968) ... (performer: "Fantasy and Fugue on the chorale 'Ad nos, ad salutarem undam', S.259")
Hide Hide Show Show Music department (5 credits)
  Sacred Music (TV Series documentary) (musician - 1 episode, 2010) (organist - 1 episode, 2010)
- Searching Out the Sacred (2010) ... (musician: organ)
- Fauré and Poulenc (2010) ... (organist)
 1986 The Return of Sherlock Holmes (TV Mini-Series) (master of the choristers - 1 episode)
- The Priory School (1986) ... (master of the choristers)
 1985 God Rot Tunbridge Wells! (TV Movie) (conductor: The Extremely Ancient Academy of Singers)
 1984 Amadeus (conductor: The Choristers of Westminster Abbey)
 1982 Messiah (TV Movie documentary) (chorus master) / (musician: organ)
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (1 credit)
 1985 God Rot Tunbridge Wells! (TV Movie)
Organist 'The Organ Concerto' (Op. 7 No. 5)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (3 credits)
 2010 Sacred Music (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Organist
- Searching Out the Sacred (2010) ... Himself - Organist
- Brahms and Bruckner (2010) ... Himself - Organist
 1970 Omnibus (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Harpsichordist
- Omnibus at the Proms (1970) ... Himself - Harpsichordist
 1968 Contrasts (TV Series)
Himself - Organist
- Simon Preston (1968) ... Himself - Organist
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

He was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2000 Queen's Millennium Honors List for his services to Music as an organist. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

Contribute to This Page