· Bill Cagley – Guitar ·
Call the store at 612-861-3308 to schedule a lesson with Bill.
Bill Cagley is a full-time musician who bought his first guitar the day he graduated from high school. Bill learned music in Waterloo and Iowa City, Iowa, by listening to recordings and playing with such masters as Al Murphy and Bob Black. He became a full-time musician in 1987.
In 1992 Bill recorded Cagley, Schafer, Black, and Njoes, a collection of old-time fiddle tunes with fiddler Tom Schaefer, banjo player, Bob Black, and bassist Sandy Njoes. He also appeared on Greg Brown’s recording “Down in There“. Bill is a regular solo performer operating with the motto, “Music of all ages for all ages.” He entertains at historic sites, senior centers, and family outings, among others. He also hosts a musical showcase at The Coffee Grounds in St. Paul on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Thursdays of each month featuring some of the best acoustic musicians in the area.