Songwriting Faculty: Billy Seidman

Billy Seidman's songwriting career has spanned staff positions at Sony/ATV/Tree Publishing in Nashville, Careers/BMG Publishing and Carlin America Music Publishing in New York. His songs have been recorded by Gold and Platinum artists including Irene Cara, Vicki Sue Robinson and Evelyn “Champagne” King.  As a session and touring guitarist, he’s worked with Motown legends Ashford & Simpson, as well as with such artists as Patti Austin, Jocelyn Brown, David Sanborn, and Philippe Saisse.  Billy developed and has headed the BMI New York Songwriting Workshop since its inception in 2000.  He also conducts workshops for The Songwriters Hall Of Fame.