#ShareTheLove What does love sound like?

On Mother’s Day 2019 some of the country’s greatest composers and musicians, including Dame Evelyn Glennie, John Rutter, Will Todd and Debbie Wiseman OBE launched #ShareTheLove – a new campaign by national charity Soundabout to raise awareness of the vital role...
Will Todd writes for Opera North

Will Todd writes for Opera North

Opera North’s 2019/20 Season announced A new opera is being created by Durham-born composer Will Todd (Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland; Mass in Blue; The Call of Wisdom), with a libretto by Manchester-based poet Tony Walsh, who came to worldwide attention in...
PASSION MUSIC on BBC Radio 4

PASSION MUSIC on BBC Radio 4

Jazz Church Music, Holocaust Remembrance, Venezuela Composer Will Todd talks about the ideas and spiritual inspirations behind his new CD of jazz/gospel ‘Passion Music’. Also on the programme: On this Holocaust Memorial Day, Edward talks to Hannah Lewis...
PASSION MUSIC US Premiere at ACDA

PASSION MUSIC US Premiere at ACDA

Will Todd’s exciting new work PASSION MUSIC is to receive it’s US premiere at the American Choral Directors Association’s 60th anniversary international convention. Kauffman Center in Kansas City, Missouri 2nd March 2019 at 7.30pm...
NEW RELEASE!

NEW RELEASE!

  Will Todd’s new jazz choral work Passion Music is now available to purchase from OUP.   More info
Hope for Grenfell

Hope for Grenfell

Opera Holland Park marked the one year anniversary of the Grenfell disaster with a special gala performance, raising money for the Rugby Portobello Trust. The gala was given in memory of Debbie Lamprell, who was a member of the OHP’s staff when she died in the...
HELP ME BELIEVE

HELP ME BELIEVE

On Wednesday 13th June at Opera Holland Park’s Hope For Grenfell concert in aid of Rugby Portobello Trust a choir of 200 children and adults from the community, alongside the opera chorus, performed ‘Help Me Believe’ – a new piece commissioned by OHP with words and...
Will Todd’s JAZZ MISSA BREVIS on BBC1

Will Todd’s JAZZ MISSA BREVIS on BBC1

In case you missed it, still available on BBC iplayer, a ‘Jazz Celebration for Pentecost’, featuring the Will Todd Ensemble and the combined choirs of St Martin-in-the-Fields was broadcast for Pentecost. Hymns include the well-loved Every Time I Feel the...

HELP ME BELIEVE

On Wednesday 13th June at Opera Holland Park’s Hope For Grenfell concert in aid of Rugby Portobello Trust a choir of 200 children and adults from the community, alongside the opera chorus, performed ‘Help Me Believe’ – a new piece commissioned by OHP with...