– Musical Director, Pianist, Arranger, Vocal Coach, Vocalist.
Bill has been a resident of New York City for over 40 years. After growing up in Shorewood and attending Shorewood High School, he graduated from Northwestern University’s acclaimed Music School.
Bill is working on a new musical entitled “Hereafter” written by Vincent Favale, VP of Entertainment of CBS programming, in New York. After a successful Off-Broadway run, it is being made in to a feature film, iand is being performing all over the world.
He arranged and music directed a 5-week Off-Broadway run of the acclaimed show, “Spaghetti & Matzo Balls” with the singer and actress, Rena Strober. Bill co-musical directed the 35th Anniversary show of “All My Children” at New York City’s Town Hall. He served as Musical Director for the Broadway Cares Equity Fights AIDS “Labors of Love” show at the Off-Broadway Lambs Theatre. For four years, he served as Musical Director, Conductor, Arranger and Road Manager for entertainer John Davidson. He has also conducted for Rosemary Clooney and the Stars of the Lawrence Welk show. In between countless Equity and Non-Equity tour and dinner theatres, he served as Musical Director and vocal arranger for Allan Albert Productions in the development of theme park shows. For 8 years he served as senior Musical Director and Conductor for Princess Cruises, as well as developing revues and hiring talent for Cunard Cruise Line, Celebrity Cruise Line and Majesty Cruise Line. In 1992, he was a featured performer at the USA Pavilion at the World Expo in Seville, Spain. He has also served on the staff of the MFA Program of The Actors Studio and was a Graduate Assistant for the Saratoga-Potsdam Choral Institute for 4 years, performing and teaching choral masterworks with the Philadelphia Orchestra. He is most proud of being a part of the Grammy Award-winning recordings Beethoven‘s “Missa Solemnis” and “Verdi Requiem” with the Chicago Symphony Chorus. His management company, William Hindin Artist Management (“WHAM“), represents variety and theatrical performers.
During the entire calendar year 2020, he is musical directing live and recorded performances celebrating the 100th anniversary of the birth of Italian filmmaker Federico Fellini. Please see: www.fellini2020.com.
Services offered in addition to accompanying and coaching singers are: music transcription, music transposition, music copywork, and rehearsal tracks. All can be done via online connection.