DR. E U G E N E T H A M O N S I M P S O N (thamspx1@verizon.net)

DR. EUGENE THAMON SIMPSON thamspx1@verizon.net

 

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CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

PRINCIPAL DEBUTS:

Piano Debut - Carl Fischer Hall, New York 1956
Television Debut - Ed Sullivan Show, New York 1957
Vocal Debut - Boston Symphony Orchestra, Tanglewood 1965
Conducting Debut - Carnegie Hall 1992

CONDUCTING HIGHLIGHTS:

Conductor - International University Choral Festival 1973
Conductor(1stAfro-American)-Florida All-State Chorus 1975
Conductor - North Carolina All-State Chorus 1975
Conductor - South Carolina All-State Chorus 1978
Conductor - Georgia All-State Chorus 1980
Conductor - Messiah Sing In, Academy of Music 1980
Conductor - Messiah Sing In, Ocean Grove, NJ 1981
Conductor - Pennsylvania All-State Chorus 1982
Conductor - Loyola University Choral Festival 1982
Conductor - Messiah Sing In, Avery Fischer Hall 1982
Conductor - Louisiana MENC Choral Festival 1983
Conductor - New York All-State Women's Chorus 1985
Conductor - Tennessee Honors Chorus 1986
Conductor/Producer-Hall Johnson Centennial Festival 1988
Conductor - North Carolina All-State Chorus 1989
Conductor - ACDA William Dawson Memorial Concert 1991
Conductor - Carnegie Hall Festival of Spirituals 1992
Conductor - St. Paul's Cathedral, London 1993
Conductor - Mormon Tabernacle - Rowan Chamber Choir 1994
Conductor - Mormon Tabernacle Choir 1994
Conductor - St. Peter's Basilica, The Vatican 1995
Conductor - Notre Dame Cathedrale, Paris, France 1996
Conductor - Piaristenkirche, Vienna, and Salzburg 1998
Conductor - Moscow and St. Petersburg, Russia 1999
Conductor - Cathedral of the Calatravas,Madrid,Spain 2000

TELEVISION AND OPERA HIGHLIGHTS:

Singer - Ed Sullivan Show, Melodaires Quuartet 1957-58
Singer - NBCTV -"Those Ragtime Years," H. Carmichael 1962
Singer - World Tour-USDA "Rolling Along of 1958" 1958-59
Singer - CBSTV - "Camera Three" - Wilbur de Paris 1962
Singer - CBSTV - "Camera Three" - Alvin Ailey Dancers 1963
Singer - New York City Opera - "Gentlemen Be Seated" 1964
Singer - "Porgy," New York City Opera's Macy's Day 1964
Singer - "Lohengrin," Boston Symphony Orchestra 1965
Singer - "135th St. Rag," Lincoln Center 1966
Singer - "Young Artists at the White House" 1985

CHORAL ENSEMBLES

HALL JOHNSON BIOGRAPHY

ROME TOUR

CARNEGIE HALL

LONDON TOUR

PARIS TOUR

MORMON TABERNACLE TOUR

VIENNA & SALZBURG TOUR

MOSCOW- ST. PETERSBURG

MADRID-BARCELONA TOUR