Welcome to the website of British conductor and pianist William Vann. A multiple prize-winning accompanist and accomplished choral and operatic conductor, William is also the Artistic Director of the London English Song Festival and Director of Music at the Royal Hospital Chelsea.
Featuring Mary Bevan (soprano), Nicky Spence (tenor), Roderick Williams (baritone), Jack Liebeck (violin) and me at the piano, plus some glorious moments with a superb, socially distanced chorus, we recorded this back in the height of lockdown, and the result will be a four disc series of the complete Vaughan Williams Folk Songs for voice(s) […]
I was thrilled to be appointed Musical Director of Dulwich Choral Society in March, though sadly because of the ensuing lockdown, I haven’t yet been able to rehearse with the society in person. However, I’m delighted to have been working every week with them via Zoom, a series of podcasts and, shortly, a remote recording […]