Bill Harley

BILL HARLEY is genuine, irreverent, universal, ridiculous and original, he is a two-time Grammy® award-winning artist who uses song and story to paint a vibrant and hilarious picture of growing up, schooling and family life. Recipient of the lifetime achievement award from RI Council for the Humanities “for building community; promoting our common humanity; and encouraging lifelong learning, exploring and growing”, Bill tours nationwide as an author, performing artist and keynote speaker. With over 30 recordings and a dozen books to his credit, Harley is currently working on a family opera for the North Cambridge Opera Company and a book series about the trials and tribulations of fourth grader Charlie Bumpers. For more about Bill’s work please visit: