Roderick Williams

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Roderick Williams (born 1965 in North London) is an English operatic baritone.


Williams studied on the Opera Course at the Guildhall School of Music in London. During his time there he made his operatic debut as Tarquinius in Benjamin Britten's The Rape of Lucretia.[1]

He has appeared as a soloist with English National Opera, Opera North, Scottish Opera, New Israeli Opera, BBC Proms and at The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. He has also worked with orchestras throughout Europe, including all the BBC orchestras in the UK, and has given recitals at venues such as the Wigmore Hall.[2]

Operatic repertoire[edit]


  1. ^ Allmusic Guide biography
  2. ^ Ingpen & Williams agency website
  3. ^ Signum Records biography