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Sir David Willcocks

Sir David Willcocks

Conductor

Born in Cornwall, Willcocks's musical talent was clear from an early age - a choristership at Westminster Abbey led to music scholarships and the prestigious organ scholarship at King's. While studying there, Willcocks, like so many of his generation, found his studies interrupted by the Second World War, in which he served with distinction - seeing action in the ill-fated Operation Market Garden in the Netherlands, and winning the Military Cross.

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Further Reading: Sir David Willcocks

 Recording of the Week, 100 Years of Nine Lessons & Carols from King's

David enjoys a retrospective recording from the choir of King's College, looking back on a century of festive music-making and forward to a new era.

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