Roderick Gregory Coleman WILLIAMS

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1965-11-19
Education Christ Church Cathedral Sch Oxford, Haberdashers' Askes Sch, Magdalen Coll Oxford (BA), Inst of Educn London (PGCE), GSM
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Style Roderick Williams, Esq
Career opera singer (baritone); dir of choral studies Tiffin Sch Kingston upon Thames 1988-91; Opera North: title role in Don Giovanni, The Count in Le nozze di Figaro, Figaro in Il barbiere di Siviglia, Ned Keene in Peter Grimes; Scottish Opera: Marcello in La bohème, Lord Byron in Sally Beamish's Monster (world premiere); other roles incl: Papageno in Die Zauberflöte (ENO), Schaunard in La bohème (ROH), The Second Mrs Kong (Royal Festival Hall), title role in Pilgrim's Progress (Philharmonia Orch, Sadler's Wells) 2008; BBC Proms: Vision of St Augustine with BBC Nat Orch Wales 2005, The Ring Dance of the Nazarene; numerous recordings incl Vaughan Williams, Berkeley and Britten operas and English song; as composer has had work premiered at The Purcell Room, The Wigmore and Barbican Halls and work premiered on BBC Radio 3; Kathleen Ferrier Award (second prize) 1994, Great Grimsby Singing Competition 1992, Lilli Boulanger Award 1996
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Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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