Horn, Natural Horn
Hailed by Gramophone for his “impressive horn playing,” Todd Williams is an active performer and educator based in Philadelphia. A leading exponent of the Natural Horn in America, he serves as Principal Horn of numerous ensembles from Boston to San Francisco, Cleveland to Houston, New York to Washington D.C, as well as guest appearances in Toronto. On the topic of the Natural Horn, he’s conducted lectures at the music schools of Curtis, Eastman, and Oberlin and in 2018, joined the faculty of Juilliard. On the modern valved horn, he is a staple of the Philadelphia music scene performing with the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Chamber Orchestra, the Opera and Ballet companies of Philadelphia, and the Philly Pops. He’s recorded for Deutsche Grammophon, RCA/Sony Records, Atlantic Records, CORO, Naxos, Musica Omnia, Chaconne/Chandos, and Warner Brothers. Todd is a graduate of Indiana University.