ARRANGER

Will is an arranger focussing on a cappella and instrumental arrangements. As musical director of Durham's only competitive a cappella group, Northern Lights, Will won the award for Outstanding Arrangement at the ICCA UK Final in 2022; he won the same award during the previous round also. Will was a member of the group when it finished in second place at the 2020 ICCA UK Final. As the group's lead arranger for the past two years, Will has arranged 12-part arrangements for sell-out Edinburgh Fringe shows alongside a number of digital releases. 

 

Under the pseudonym Maestoso, Will has also released original instrumental tracks and cover arrangements of popular songs on YouTube and Spotify.

"An amazing orchestral arrangement... it's really quite sweet."

                                                                                  - Classic FM

Will has had his arrangements featured on BBC's The One Show, Deutsche Welle's Euromaxx, Classic FM and more.

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