Heralded for his “stunning florid flourishes” and his “expressive, beautiful” singing, Baritone Will Prapestis performs frequently as a soloist and ensemble member throughout the Northeast. He has had the pleasure of singing with such ensembles as Boston Baroque, as a chorister, and a soloist and chorister with Emmanuel Music, Cantata Singers, Renaissance Men, of which he is a founding member, Labyrinth Choir, the Orpheus Singers, Exsultemus, with whom he made his BEMF debut, Cappella Clausura, Sound Icon, featured in the Monadnock Music Festival, Augmented, Copley Singers, Oriana Consort, Boston University Chamber Chorus, and the Fredonia College Choir. Well traveled, Will has had the pleasure of singing as a soloist and chorister in Boston’s Jordan Hall and Emmanuel Center, as well as in New York, Providence, New Haven, Amherst, Buffalo, Frankfurt, Leipzig, Rome, Warsaw, Helsinki, Tallinn, and Rīga.
Will is also a very busy bass player, thoroughly active in the Boston and New York City Pop Music scenes, performing with as many as four bands as a bass guitarist, vocalist and arranger. He is also a highly-sought session artist.
Will is a native of Elmira, NY, and he earned his Bachelor of Music in Performance at SUNY Fredonia.