Leon Williams: “When in Our Music God Is Glorified”
Inspirational Song of the Week: Monday – Sunday, March 20 – March 26, 2017
“When in Our Music God is Glorified”
Leon Williams’ CD, Handfuls
by Leon Williams
Classically trained, Leon is an extremely versatile baritone who soars to tenorial heights with ease and power, is committed to every word of text and takes the listener to a place which completely surpasses mere entertainment. Leon has wowed audiences around the globe with his impassioned interpretations of everything from the cantatas of J.S Bach to his performance of the leading role of Coalhouse Walker Jr. in the original Broadway production of the hit musical Ragtime.
Leon is a native of Brooklyn, New York and currently resides in Honolulu, Hawaii where he assists in leading worship at First Presbyterian Church of Honolulu. He continues to tour the world as baritone soloist, recitalist and guest artist with symphony orchestras and opera companies. Highlights of Leon’s upcoming season are Belshazzar’s Feast with the Amarillo Symphony, Papageno in Mozart’s The Magic Flute with El Paso Opera and Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana with the Alabama Symphony Orchestra.
“Beautiful music and a great song selection sung with great warmth and feeling.” – Samuel Montgomery, Prairie View, Texas
“I have been taking your CD to varying places letting people hear the great voice that God has given you.” – Charles E. Tatum, Houston, Texas