Born in Vancouver, William completed his degree in music at UBC under the tutelage of Peter Barcza after getting his Diploma of Music from Douglas College. He has performed for audiences across Canada, Germany, Italy, France, Holland, Spain and the United States. As a concert soloist, he has appeared with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Vancouver Bach Choir, Vancouver Oratorio Society and UBC Concert Choirs. William is a veteran member of the award-winning Vancouver Cantata Singers and the British Columbia Boys Choir. His operatic roles have included Peter (Hansel and Gretel), Dottor Dulcamara (L'elisir D'amore), Buff (Der Schauspieldirektor), Mikado (The Mikado), Betto (Gianni Schicchi) and Figaro (Le Nozze di Figaro). He just recently finished an East meets West concert with City Opera Vancouver, garnering rave reviews from the Chinese media. William looks forward to pursuing his graduate studies in New York.