M.M. University of Southern California
B.A. Queens College
Billy Kerr holds a Master of Music from University of Southern California (USC) and is an alumni of the Julliard School of Music. An accomplished jazz artist, composer, and arranger, Kerr has performed with the world’s top names: Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Natalie Cole, The Temptations and many others. During his career as a studio musician Kerr has recorded with numerous jazz and Broadway artists, and on many film and television scores.
At the Cornel School of Contemporary Music at Shepherd University, Mr. Kerr teaches Arranging classes, Group Performance class., and private lessons.