Puy Calvel, 46240 Lamothe Cassel, France   Tel/Fax: + 33 5 65 36 81 25
  simon.carrington@yale.edu
Languages: French and German
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    2009 -
Freelance Conductor; Yale University Professor Emeritus
2003 - 2009
  Professor of Choral Conducting & Conductor of the Yale Schola Cantorum, Yale University
2001 - 2003
  Director of Choral Activities, New England Conservatory, Boston
1994 - 2001
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Director of Choral Activities, Professor and Artist in Residence, University of Kansas
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1968 - 1993
The King's Singers Founder Member and original Musical Director  (see King's Singers CV)
Freelance Singer
1966 - 1976 Wikipedia Article
  The Monteverdi Orchestra, Principal Double Bass
Freelance member of all the London Symphony and Chamber Orchestras
 
1965 - 1966
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  BBC Philharmonic Sub-Principal Double Bass  
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    2007  
Yale Schola Cantorum invited to ACDA National Convention in Miami
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    2006
Yale Schola Cantorum invited to first convention of the NCCO in San Antonio
2003
Krasner Teaching Excellence Award, New England Conservatory
  2001
KU Chamber Choir, one of only six college choirs selected:
American Choral Directors Association National Convention, San Antonio, Texas
  2000
KU Chamber Choir selected for ACDA SouthWestern Convention, Oklahoma City
  1996
Faculty Fellowship Award
  1995
Faculty Research Grant
  1994
Marshal Bartholomew Award for distinguished contribution to Male Voice Music Harvard University
  1990
Performance To-day Lucien Wulsin Award Best National Radio Performance
  1986
Grammy Nomination The Madrigal History Tour (EMI Records)
  1979
Deutscher Schallplattenpreis in der Kategorien "Alte Musik" Tallis & Byrd Chorwerke
Deutscher Schallplattenpreis in der Kategorien "Volkst├╝mliche Unterhaltungsmusik"
  1976
"Silver Disc" from the UK Recording Industry Out of the Blue (EMI Records)
  E d u c a t i o n
  1965 - 1966
New College, Oxford Choral ~ Scholar in the Chapel Choir
Teaching Certificate: Department of Education, Oxford University
  1961 - 1965
King's College Cambridge Choral ~ Scholar in the Chapel Choir
MA (Cantab) Degree in Music and English, Cambridge University
  1956 - 1961
The King's School,Canterbury ~ Music Exhibitioner
A levels: Music, English, French, German
  1951 - 1956
Christ Church Cathedral School, Oxford ~ Chorister in the Cathedral Choir