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Composer Pianist

 

Will Healy is a composer and pianist based in New York. Known for his "lushly bluesy" sound and "adroitly blended... textures" (New York Times), he is the artistic director of ShoutHouse, an ensemble of 15 hip-hop, jazz, and classical musicians. After playing trumpet in an Afrobeat band for a few years, he grew interested in collaborating with performers from many corners of the New York music scene. In addition, he is an accomplished pianist specializing in Bach, with a repertoire that includes the complete Goldberg Variations and WTC Book 1. Recent awards include a Charles Ives Scholarship from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, an ASCAP Morton Gould Award, and prizes in the Juilliard and Kaleidoscope Orchestra Composition Competitions. Healy is the recipient of the Richard Rodgers Scholarship at The Juilliard School, where he studies with John Corigliano.  Read Full Bio

 

 
 

Will Healy performs "Etudes for Melancholy Robots: II"