Robin McKee Williams MA,CMVT
Musical director, mezzo-soprano, voice specialist, vocal instructor
‭(831) 809-9112‬

"Songs Of The Heart"

Directed by Robin McKee Williams, the choir enriches the community with beautiful music, while showcasing local talent and world-class musicians. The repertoire spans five centuries from early baroque to pop, with an emphasis on classical choral works.


Originally founded and performing as the Hartnell Community Choir, the Choral Artists of Carmel have appeared in concerts at Ely Cathedral in Cambridge; England, Avery Fisher Hall and Carnegie Hall in New York City; Steinbeck Center and Hartnell College in Salinas; and churches on the Monterey Peninsula. Building upon the backbone of her dedicated choir, McKee Williams includes soloists and musicians locally, nationally and internationally. She includes musicians and composers she has learned about from her participation in the Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) mentoring program for conducting.

Recent Projects


Interview with Will Todd, May 12, 2023 (30 minutes)

Join Robin McKee Williams in an enchanting interview with renowned composer Will Todd, as they delve into the world of music and its profound impact on emotions. He expresses both relief and excitement when Robin praises the beauty and emotional depth of his compositions. With heartfelt sensitivity, Will reveals his desire to create music that resonates with people and breathes life into the words he sets to melody. The interview unveils Will's unique approach, where words and music harmoniously evolve together, intertwining emotions and meaning into every note.

"Celebrating Creativity"

July 20th 2021 @ 3:00 PM (PDT)

Our latest concert is “Celebrating Creativity” with composer in residence Thomas LaVoy. The Choral Artists of Carmel premiered The Garden by Thomas LaVoy with text written by Robin McKee Williams. 

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