2023 Performance Schedule



Handel: Messiah

National Arts Centre Orchestra
Conducted by Jeannette Sorrell
Capital Chamber Choir
Cantata Singers of Ottawa
Sonya Healam, soprano
tba, mezzo-soprano
Lawrence Wiliford, tenor
tba, baritone

Southam Hall
Ottawa, Ontario



Handel: Messiah

The Toronto Korean-Canadian Choir
Conducted by Helen Pratt

tba, soprano
tba, mezzo-soprano
Lawrence Wiliford, tenor
tba, baritone

George Weston Recital hall
Meridian Arts Centre,
Toronto, Ontario



Vaughn Williams: Serenade to Music

MidAmerica Productions
New England Symphonic Ensemble

Alexandra Nowakowski, soprano
Emily Triebold, Contralto
Lawrence Wiliford, tenor
Tyler Duncan, baritone

Carnegie Hall
New York, New York



Roth: Songs in Time of War

Canadian Opera Company
The Free Concert Series in the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre

Lawrence Wiliford, Tenor
Sanya Eng, Harp
Patty Chan, Erhu
Michael Savona, Guitar

Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts
Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre
Toronto, Ontario



Hatzis: Three Songs on Poems of Anne Michaels

UTNMF: Hatzis @ 70

Lawrence Wiliford, tenor
Steven Philcox, piano

Walter Hall, University of Toronto Faculty of Music
Toronto, Ontario

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Wiliford was a constant source of wonder.... Vocally, he coped with the fiendishly difficult and high-lying tessitura with consummate skill. He deployed a palette of colours, a range of dynamic variation and a linguistic and verbal clarity rarely encountered.

- Richard Turp
Bachtrack, 2014

Wiliford['s] nimble grace and pure tenor are a delight.

- Glenn Sumi
Now Magazine, 2014

Haute-contre tenor Lawrence Wiliford was a powerful and passionate Myrtil, dazzling in his runs …

- Jeffrey Gantz
Boston Globe, 2014