Bill Shontz
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Bill Shontz Internationally acclaimed musician

The White House
Fenway Park for the Boston Red Sox
Live With Kathy Lee and Regis
The Today Show
Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Ten award-winning albums and three videos
 25 National Awards and an Emmy nomination. 
How to stop being "Paper Trained" Musical Improvisation Clinic for classicaly trained musicians and others who would like to learn to improvise


New England Foundation for the Arts and Meet the Composer, which frequently provide funding grants for sponsors.



Introducing the Tin Pan Valley Trio! 

News from Bill Shontz
Introducing the new hit!  The Tin Pan Valley Trio!
Featuring Bill on Flute Clarinet Sax, Rob Fletcher on guitar, vocals and harmonica, and Lenny Zarcone on Vocals, accordian, piano and Mime.
A very accomplished and talented trio, yes, but what separates them from the rest is the entertainment value.  Come prepared to laugh, sing along and have a riotous evening.  See the article published on this site!  The next official show isn't until February in Ellington CT but stay tuned for a gig in your area!


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Previous events


Bill Shontz

Paper City Music Store, Suffolk Street, Holyoke MA

Bill be appearing with the World Famous drummer, Bernard "Pretty" Purdie Band for a one night show. This is a WOW. Bernard has played on over 3000 recordings and is doing a drum workshop on May 8th at the same store. Seating is limited, so be quick, I'm sure it will be sold out!!


Tin Pan Valley Trio

Hall Memorial Library, 93 Main Street, Ellington CT

Tin Pan Valley appears at The Hall Memorial Library at 7pm and get this... Admission is FREE. Come see this musically accomplished and zany trio playing songs from the American Songbook and more.

FREE info call: 860-870-3160

Age limit: All ages



Bill Shontz Band

Shea Theater, Turners Falls MA

Bill is joined by Eric Weld and long time friend Charlie Braun in a classic performance of some of the best "Hits" from RosenShontz and Bill Shontz repertoire. Lot's of sing-alongs, lots of great instrumentals and vocals. Children and families will LOVE this show! The best part is the whole evening of performers is FREE!!!

Age limit: All ages