MEET TRUMPET PLAYER:
BILL BUTTS
from Hanford, California


Meet trumpet player Bill Butts. He also directs the College of the Sequoias Thursday Night Jazz Band.

In addition to Run4Cover, Bill plays with several other bands including the Lloyd Ellis Real Big Band in Fresno, the Harry Buyuklian Big Band in Visalia, and the Wayne Foster Orchestra in Los Angeles.

Bill has played for many organizations including The Big Fresno Fair, the Ventura County Fair, Ringling Bros. Circus, and many musical theatre productions.

He has backed up such artists as The Who, Toni Tenille, Debbie Reynolds, Jack Jones, The Temptations, Franki Valli and the Four Seasons, Kaye Starr, The Four Tops, and Steve Allen.

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