Jorell Williams


American baritone Jorell Williams is known for his “solid vocal core and easy, natural production” (Opera News) and his “deliciously resonant baritone voice” (Broadway World). He has been heralded as “a rock-solid singer with a keen understanding of his own expressive depths” (The Washington Post), and is gracing the world’s most prominent concert and opera stages.

The 2023-2024 season showcases Mr. Williams in debut engagements with the Ottawa Choral Society, Symphony Nova Scotia, Opera Omaha, the Greek National Opera, Catapult Opera, and Canadian Art Song Project. He also has return engagements with the Elmer Iseler Singers, the National Philharmonic Orchestra and Brooklyn Art Song Society.

Now based in Toronto, Jorell is widely recognized for his concert work, having performed as a soloist in Bach’s Magnificat, Handel’s Messiah and Orff’s Carmina Burana, as well as Brahms’ Ein Deutsches Requiem, Vaughan Williams’ Dona Nobis Pacem and Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony. He has appeared with the Omaha Symphony, South Dakota Symphony, Orchestra of St. Luke’s, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Amadeus Choir, and Juneau Symphony.