About Bill

Bill Alexson is a pianist, composer, arranger, and producer who lives in Chattanooga, TN. Bill is a classically-trained pianist who taught himself to play jazz in high school. After becoming the inaugural Woods Piano Scholar at Belmont University in Nashville, he successfully auditioned for Belmont's top jazz ensemble as a freshman.

Bill plays a wide variety of musical styles, including rock, classical, jazz, pop, sacred, and folk music. He has performed with the Eric Parker Band and Steve Babb of progressive rock band Glass Hammer. Originally from New York, he took lessons from folk prodigies Andrew & Noah VanNorstrand and their mother Kim. His improvisational solo rock skills are showcased in his two CDs, Skytrack and View from the Dashboard, which feature all original compositions. Email Bill for booking information or to order one of Billís CDs.

Halcyon Jazz Trio

Bill co-founded the Halcyon Jazz Trio in 2009 with tenor saxophonist Chuck Mullican and drummer Luke Bowers. One of the most dynamic jazz bands in Chattanooga, TN, the Halcyon Jazz Trio brings the hip soundscape of Chicago and New York City to the Tennessee River Valley. The band has performed at venues such as the Walden Club, the Chattanoogan, Tennessee RiverPlace, the Chattanooga Convention Center, and the downtown Blue Orleans. Past clients have included the United States Joint Forces, the Mountain Arts Community Center, Choices PRC, Real Estate Partners Chattanooga, and Tennessee Temple University.