William Simcoe is a guitar soloist, accompanist, ensemble leader, organizer, and recording artist from Albany, New York.
In the upstate New York region he has performed in venues including Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, the Linda Norris Auditorium, Caffè Lena, The Hyde Collection, Red Square, and Beekman Street Art Gallery. He has performed in Florida, Massachucetts, Connecticut and New Jersey. In 2006 he performed at the Ordu International Guitar Festival in Ordu, Turkey. In 2008, he and Elisabeth Williams performed for the Classical Guitar Academy of Milan.
He has two recordings distributed by Eroica Classical Recordings, "Studies, Memories & Moons" and "Mis Sueños de Tango" (My Dreams of Tango).
He has performed with guitarists from around the world, including Argentine guitarist José Luis Merlin, Brazilian guitarist Marcos Vinicius, and French guitarist Thibault Cauvin. He has performed with cellist Lisa Nielson as Spiral Duo. He performs with flutist Elisabeth Williams as Spiral Tango.
He is one of the founders of the Classical Guitar Society of Upstate New York, and is a past President of the Capital District Classical Guitar Society. He is currently the President of the Monday Musical Club of Albany.
William incorporated Spiral Music in 2002, to support the activities of performing, recording, organizing concerts, and a variety of artistic collaborations.
|Academy Park||Albany, New York|
|Albany Medical Ctr||Albany|
|St. Margaret Mary's Church||Albany|
|The Church of St. James||Albany|
|Beekman Street Gallery||Saratoga Springs|
|Borders Bookstore||Saratoga Springs|
|Caffè Lena||Saratoga Springs|
|Classical Guitar Society||Oneonta|
|Cong. Christian Church||Ravena|
|Community Library||East Greenbush|
|Oneonta Guitar Festival||Oneonta|
|The Hyde Collection||Glens Falls|
|RPI Chapel & Cultural Ctr||Troy|
|Troy Farmer's Market||Troy|
|Troy Savings Bank Music Hall||Troy|
|Windham Fine Arts Gallery||Windham|
|Elmwood Community Ctr||W. Hartford, CT|
|Kripalu Center||Lenox, MA|
|Cafè Da Vinci||DeLand, FL|
|Classical Guitar Society||Milano, Italy|