William Vann

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.

On this site you can find out his latest news and where he is performing next, watch videos and get in touch. Concert promoters can dowload biographical information and photos from the Press Centre.


Latest News

Recording at Potton Hall

I’m hugely looking forward to recording Alan Charlton’s masterful song cycle The Cloud, setting Percy Bysshe Shelley’s wonderful poem, with April Fredrick at Potton Hall on Monday and Tuesday. It’s been an immensely challenging but hugely rewarding piece to get to grips with, and Potton Hall’s other-worldly location will be the perfect backdrop for a piece […]

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Purer than Pearl and Carols from Chelsea released!

Two recordings on which I perform are released today! Purer than Pearl is a really special disc of Ralph Vaughan Williams songs: the opening six songs have never been published are world premiere recordings. Carols from Chelsea is my first recording with the fabulous Chapel Choir of the Royal Hospital Chelsea, featuring some superb solos from choir […]

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