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David Willcocks (1919–2015)

David Willcocks was born on December 30, 1919 in Newquay, Cornwall, England as David Valentine Willcocks. He was married to Rachel Gordon Blyth. He died on September 17, 2015 in England. See full bio »


(age 95) in England, UK

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 2008/I Doubt (arranger: "Come, thou Redeemer of the Earth" - as Sir David Willcocks)
 2002 About a Boy (arranger: "Sussex Carol" - as Sir David Willcocks)
 1995 Reckless (arranger: "Ding Dong! Merrily on High" (1924))
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 1985 Carols for Christmas (TV Movie) (music arranger)
 1975 Edward the King (TV Series) (musical director - 1 episode)
- King at Last (1975) ... (musical director: choral arranger)
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 2008 Sacred Music: The Story of Allegri's Miserere (TV Movie)
Himself (as Sir David Willcocks)
 2007 Classic Britannia (TV Series documentary)
- The Landscape Changes (2007) ... Himself
 1985 Carols for Christmas (TV Movie)
Himself - conductor
 1976 Face the Music (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 26 December 1976 (1976) ... Himself - Guest

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Alternate Names:

Sir David Willcocks

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He was director of the Bach Choir for many years. He conducted them when they recorded the background vocals in "You Can't Always Get What You Want" with the Rolling Stones in 1969. See more »

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