Winner of the “Louis Panzera scholarship 1977”. Winner of “Louisiana Composers competition 1994”.Bill has performed at numerous clubs and festivals around the world. Bill is well versed in Classical guitar,Jazz,Fusion,Blues,Funk and Brazilian music but, his forte is accompanying many of the fine Jazz singers across the country including his wife Kim Prevost. Bill has over 30 years teaching experience! His credits include 1999 B.E.T on Jazz discovery winner, Featured artist in “ Finger style Magazine”.Performances and or recordings with Arturo Sandoval, Terri Lynn Carrington, Bobby McFerrin, Bill Summers (Head Hunters),Amina Figarova, Dave Valentine, Stanley Jordan, Will Kennedy(Yellow Jackets) and Allen Toussaint.

Bill was proud to take part in the blockbuster film “RAY” in which he was guitar instructor to Oscar nominated actor Terrence Howard.