|Education||B.Mus. Performance (Manitoba) 2008|
|Performance Highlights||Will has appeared with several visiting artists to Winnipeg including Miguel Zenon, Stefon Harris, and Marcus Printup. He has performed abroad with Regina Carter and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, with Avishai Cohen (trumpet) and Lionel Loueke in New York City, and at jazz festivals throughout Canada. He continues to perform regularly throughout Manitoba in small ensembles and in larger groups including the Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra, the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, and the Manitoba Chamber Orchestra. Will has also performed at many famous jazz venues including Blue Note in New York City, Blues Alley in Washington, D.C., and Yardbird Suite in Edmonton.|
|Ongoing Research & Creative Activity||Will has also appeared as a sideman on a number of recordings including the Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra’s Steppin’ Out (2008), Larry Roy and Steve Kirby’s Wicked Grin (2008), and Papa Mambo’s Crooked Cha (2007).
His ongoing activities include performances with Manitoba Chamber Orchestra, Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, and the Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra.
|Awards and Recognition
||Will's album Subtle Fire was nominated for Jazz Album of the Year at the Western Canada Music Awards (2010).|