Musical Director

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Simon Williamson

Simon Williamson is a Graduate in Music from Oxford University and a Fellow of the Royal College of Organists. He was the organ scholar at Hertford College, Oxford before continuing his playing at Farnborough Abbey as Sub Organist and then as Organist and Choirmaster at Trent College He studied organ with David Flood and David Sanger as well as piano with Ronald Smith. He is currently Director of Music at Wellington College where he balances the leadership of the department with teaching, running the choirs and also directing the Crowthorne Choral Society. His experience as a conductor includes directing most of the main-stream oratorio and sacred repertory as well as some less well-known items, including composers such as Bernstein, Nystedt, Walton, Durufle, Mozart, Haydn, Handel, Vivaldi and Bach.