Bill has a Bachelor of Music Degree in Performance from Wisconsin College Conservatory. He has been teaching violin since 1985 and has been at Avila since 1999. Bill has taught at the Regina Conservatory of Music and the Wisconsin College Conservatory. He was a member of the Canada National Youth Orchestra and has played violin for the Milwaukee, Regina and Winnipeg Symphony Orchestras. He continues to be a student and practitioner of meditation, Chen Style Tai Chi, Kundalini and Hatha yoga. Bill also enjoys landscape painting in his spare time.