Composer | Conductor | Clinician
What do I do?
William Thomas is the Chair of the Department of Music and conductor of the York University Wind Symphony. A former Drum Corps International adjudicator, he has arranged music for more than 40 marching bands and drum and bugle corps in Canada and the US. He has served on the board of the Ontario Music Educators’ Association and is much in demand as an adjudicator and clinician.
Desk Drumming Vol. 2 and Hush for brass quintet have been released today by Eighth Note Publications! https://t.co/t3bMmoD3n5Read More
I am excited to report that Hush will be released for flexible bands at the end of the month. This lyrical piece has been widely performed and this edition will make the piece even more accessible! https://t.co/pVC4apLKgSRead More
Still time to register for this Saturday's York U. / Ontario Band Association Conductors' Symposium with Travis Cross and Bob Morrison! Details at https://t.co/teGWb2kNQ3Read More
Another great Music Alive session today. I look forward to hearing the compositions from Mr Gallo's class at St. Liseaux C.H.S. and I thank you all for the warm welcome! https://t.co/4qywAVTripRead More
I really enjoyed meeting with students from Mrs Mansell's class at St. Elizabeth C.H.S. yesterday as part of Music Alive 2021. I met some incredibly talented students... Thank you for the invitation! https://t.co/V8cXL07Y5IRead More
Looking forward to this year's York University / Ontario Band Association Conductors' Symposium with guests Travis Cross and Bob Morrison! This year the event takes place online (Feb. 27) Details and registration information are available at https://t.co/2Klmk6PirxRead More
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Interested in commissioning a piece? Scheduling a clinic? I’d love to hear from you. Please send a message using the form to the right or send me an email.