Ted Williams made his classical guitar recital debut as a teenager, and has appeared as a guest soloist with numerous orchestras including the "Concerto Soloists of Philadelphia" and the "Pennsylvania Sinfonia". He has played in New York and Philadelphia concert halls, and on radio and TV. Ted's repertoire encompasses six centuries of the classical literature, as well Spanish, jazz and popular music. He also plays for weddings and other events, and may be booked as a solo guitarist, or together with his Wife Sarajane in the Williams Duo (harp & classical guitar).
Places where Ted has played:
- Central PA -
Governor's Mansion, Hotel Hershey, Hershey Lodge, Lancaster Country Club, West Shore Country Club, Westover Country Club
- Philadelphia -
Aldie Mansion, Appleford Estates, Ashbourne Country Club, Barclay Hotel, Bay Pony Inn, Brookside Country Club, City Tavern, Civic Center, College of Physicians, Columbia Station, Concord Country Club, Cuttillo's, Dupont Plaza Hotel, Duportail House, Four Seasons Hotel, Franklin Plaza Hotel, French Creek Golf Club, The Frog, Glen Foerd Mansion, Greystone Hall, Gypsy Rose Restaurant, Historic Yellow Springs Inn, James Mitchner Art Gallery, Jefferson University, Jimmy Duffy's, Joseph Ambler Inn, McCoole's, Meredith Manor, Merion Tribute House, Moshulu, Pearl Buck Estate, Peddler's Village, Convention Center, Philadelphia Cricket Club, Spring Ford Country Club, Spring Mill Manor, Springton Manor, Temple University, United States Court House, University Museum Auditorium, Warwick Hotel, Whitford Country Club, WPVI Channel 6
- Lehigh Valley & Berks County -
Allentown Art Museum, Allentown Symphony Hall, Bear Creek Mountain Resort, Berkleigh Country Club, Cavallo's, DeSales University, First Night Bethlehem, Glasbern Inn, Green Pond Country Club, Harry Packer Mansion, Heidelberg Country Club, Highlands at Wyomissing, Holland Museum, Hotel Bethlehem, Inn at Reading, Iron Lakes Country Club, Kemerer Museum, King George Inn, Lafayette Inn, Lehigh Country Club, Lock Ridge May Festival, Magnolia's Vineyard, Manor House Inn, Moravian College, Mountaintop at Lehigh, Muhlenberg College, Musikfest, Northampton Country Club, Northampton Community College, Penn State University, Reading Country Club, Riverview Country Club, Saucon Valley Acres, Saucon Valley Country Club, Sayer Mansion, Shepherd Hills Country Club, Silver Creek Country Club, State Theater, The Meadows, Stokesay Castle, Sun Inn, Twin Lakes Country Club, Twin Willows Country Club, Willow Tree Grove, Winding Brook, Yuengling Mansion, Weona Park
- Poconos -
Country Club of the Poconos, Crescent Lodge, Deerhead Inn, Delaware Water Gap Country Club, Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Fernwood Resort, French Manor, Genetti's, Laurel Festival, Lords Valley Country Club, Mahoning Valley Country Club, Mohegan Sun Casino, Mount Airy Lodge, Mountain Laurel Resort, Mountain Springs Lake Resort, Pocmont, Pocono Summit, Schuylkill Country Club, Shawnee Inn, Sky Top Lodge, Split Rock Lodge, Stroudsmoor Country Inn, Tamiment Resort, Woodland's Inn
- New Jersey -
Alba Vineyard, Blair Academy, David's Country Inn, David`s Yellow Brick Toad, The Manor, The Mansion, Ramblewood Country Club, Stone House at Stirling Ridge, Waterloo Village
Churches and private homes (too numerous to list)
Ted has also played for the following organizations:
Air Products and Chemicals, Albright College, Ambassador Bank, American Landmark Homes, Architectonic Roof Design, Armstrong Marketing, Berks County Medical Society, Bethlehem Steel, Bruce Rohrback Prodiutions, Budd Agency, Cedar Crest College, Chrysler First, Concours d'e Elegance, Daniels BMW, Dan's Camera City, Deichmann Associates, East Penn Bank, East Stroudsburg University, Edwards Business Machines, First Valley Bank, Freeman Jeweler, Funeral homes (numerous), Good Samaratan Medical Center, Good Things, Heiniman Productions, Hershey Foods, Ingersoll-Rand, Lafayette College, Lehigh Securities, Lehigh Valley Association of Independent Colleges, Lehigh Valley Association of Independent Realtors, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Lehigh University, Lieberman-Appalucci Advertising, Luthercrest, Macy's, Musselman Advertising, Nestor's Sporting Goods, Northampton County Bar Association, Peripheral Vascular Surgeons, Pfizer Corp., Reading Rehab Hospital, Sacred Heart Hospital, Talbot's, Target Marketing, Twin Rivers Community Bank, Wanamaker's
- Insured - (certificate available by request)
"Pennsylvania Virtuoso" - Philadelphia Classical Guitar Society (concert announcement)
"...a totally super player with great tone and technique. ...great explosive rasgueados! Beautiful interpretation..." - New York City Classical Guitar Society (website review)
"a first rate classical guitarist with masterful ability" - Express-Times
"Deft Performance By Guitarist Leaves Crowd Breathless" - Morning Call
"Just a little note to thank you for making Paulio and Jenny's day a special one. We wish you could have heard all the compliments we received in your behalf.
Sincerely, Jan D.