About this Artist
William Healy (b. 1990) is a composer and pianist based in New York. Known for his "lushly bluesy" sound and "adroitly blended... textures" (New York Times), Healy is the artistic director of ShoutHouse, an orchestral hip-hop collective. An accomplished pianist, he has been featured as a concerto soloist on many occasions, and he performed Bach's complete Goldberg Variations in a series of concerts in 2013. His work has been featured on New Sounds (WNYC), at Bargemusic, the Aspen Music Festival, Carnegie Hall, and the Apollo Theater. Healy is the recipient of the Richard Rodgers Scholarship at The Juilliard School. He is currently completing an M.M. in Composition there, where he studies with John Corigliano.