About Nicholas Williams
One of Australia’s newest international conductors, Dr. Nicholas Enrico Williams is an Associate Professor of Music as well as the conductor of the Wind Symphony and Concert Band at the Melbourne Conservatorium. Prior to his appointment in Melbourne, Nicholas flourished for sixteen years as the Assistant Director of Wind Studies, the Conductor of the Wind Ensemble and Concert Band, and the Director of Athletic Bands at the University of North Texas, one of the most significant academic institutions for wind band activity. He is the former conductor of the Greater Dallas Youth Orchestra Wind Symphony, and is still a frequent guest conductor of the Dallas Winds (formerly Dallas Wind Symphony).
Dr. Williams is in demand around the globe as a conductor, clinician, adjudicator, consultant, and arranger; his arrangements and transcriptions are performed by outstanding organisations throughout the world. Nicholas is a sought-after recording session producer and conductor. In addition to his work in the recording arts, he has written several conductor study guides that are published in the Teaching Music Through Performance in Band series.