William Welsey is an experienced musician for over 20 years. He is a bassist,composer and producer and is affectionately known as"Bill". He has the ability to entertain a wide genre of audiences; the essence of a quality performer. Bill has played with a wide range of bands from gospel to jazz and blues to fusion. His ability to play both by ear and by written composition has made him an invaluable resource on the music circuit throughout Chicago.
His musical credits include performing and accompanying top artist in the Music Industry including; Kirk Franklin, Yolanda Adams, Donnie McClurkin, Andrea Crouch, Ricky Dillard and New G, Oleta Adams, Gladys Knight, The Winans and many more. He has also worked extensively as a freelance bassist accompanying local talent during recording sessions and in live concerts. Bill is currently, composing and producing music for local artists in Chicago and completing his full CD that is launching "Spring 2013". His music can be heard under the umbrella of his production company: B.I.C. Music Productions.
Bill is professionally trained at the Lion Healing Music Institute in Chicago and Dorolyn Music Academy in Oak Park, IL. Bill is currently a staff musician at the Apostolic Church of God (Dr.Byron Brazier,Pastor) in Chicago for the Youth Ministry and previously a staff musician where he performed with the orchestra faithfully for the live broadcast Worship Services to a congregation of over 5000 people for the past 25 years.
His mission is to uplift, encourage and reach people from across the world; by conveying a positive message in music to be free, transformed, healed, empowered and "Blessed in Christ!