Violinist William Hurley is an Ithaca-based performer, teacher, and luthier. He works in those capacities through The Community School of Music and Arts (faculty), Cornell University (visiting lecturer), Music’s Recreation (secretary/violin), The Binghamton Philharmonic (violin), The Tri-Cities Opera Orchestra (violin), The Singing Woods Violin Shop (apprentice luthier/violinmaker), and maintains a private teaching studio. In the chamber arena, he is a member of Three (piano trio), and partners guitarist Matthew Ocone. Other areas of interest include traditional Irish fiddle/bodhran, poetry, and gardening. He lives in the woods outside of Danby.