Nido Café proudly presents LIVE MUSIC with guitarist Billy Wilkie every Thursday night from 7-9pm!
Billy is a Music performance graduate of the University of Georgia, with a concentration in classical guitar. Upon graduation, Billy began a teaching career at several music studios around the metro Atlanta area, plus served as a faculty member of Truett McConnell College where he taught both jazz and classical guitar. He continues to teach private lessons today.
In addition to being an in-demand performer on stage as well as in the studio, Billy is an avid songwriter, and has a portfolio of contracted songs in Nashville. He has had the distinct opportunity of working with such music legends as Ray Charles, The Ohio Players, Koko Taylor, The Atlanta Rhythm Section, Francine Reed, Jimmy Bruno, Gregg Allman, Michael Bolton, and Tuck and Patti. Billy can currently be seen around Atlanta at various clubs, jazz festivals, and restaurants with musicians like Nick Longo, Marea Alta, and Kip Dockery, among others. He currently resides in Alpharetta, GA with his wife, Lisa, daughter Ella, and son Grigsby.