D.M.A. in Choral Conducting, University of South Carolina
In June 2009, he was a featured soloist in the Snyder Youth Choir Music/Mission Tour of the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago. In January 2009, he toured Israel and was a featured soloist at the Theater of Caesarea, on the Sea of Galilee, and the Garden of the Tomb. Dr. Williams was a featured soloist in Rome, Italy in 2003 and 2005 with Operafestival di Roma. He has been a featured soloist in Alice Parker’s A Sermon from the Mountain with the Campbell University Choral Society, Orff’s Carmina Burana with the Robeson Choral Society, and Handel’s Messiah with several groups, including the Augusta Choral Society. He is a founding member of Long Leaf Opera (LLO), and has sung leading or supporting roles in several operas with LLO including the world premier of Joel Feigan’s Twelfth Night, Hoiby’s The Tempest, and Floyd’s Susannah.
Prior to joining the faculty at FSU, Dr. Williams held teaching positions at Barber-Scotia College in Concord, North Carolina, and at Benedict College in Columbia, South Carolina. He holds membership in the National Association of Teachers of Singing, the American Choral Directors Association and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, In
Dr. Robert Weston Williams
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