Nardus Williams

Award: Tutton Award

Year: 2017

Genre: Classical

Location: Royal College of Music


Nardus Williams is a young soprano who recently won both First Prize and Audience Prize at the 2016 Maureen Lehane Vocal Awards, at the Wigmore Hall.
Recent performances include Messiah with the OSJ under John Lubbock at King’s Place and St John’s Smith Sqaure, Nitocris in Handel’s Belshazzar under Nicholas Kraemer, Mahler’s Rückert-Lieder with Elgar Howarth, and a number of recitals at St John’s Smith Square during their 2015/16 season. She was also a member of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera 2016. 
As a Park Lane Group Artist, Nardus recently gave her debut recital at the Wigmore Hall. She is also a Samling Artist, and performed in their showcase at The Sage, Gateshead.
This summer, Nardus performed the role of Donna Elvira at Opera Holland Park as a Christine Collins Young Artist. 
She is currently studying at the Royal College of Music International Opera School with Dinah Harris, having previously studied with Lillian Watson and David Thomas. 
Nardus is generously supported by Help Musicians UK.