9/ 11 in Memoriam
The classic American styles of Ray Charles, Billy Joel, Simon and Garfunkel and others are reflected in Bill Monaghan's melodies and lyrics that capture his array of emotions as well as his friends' who lost loved ones. The result preserves the memories, while looking toward a hopeful future. Bill Monaghan is a Philadelphia composer, performer and teacher with diverse composition styles. He has produced a CD and DVD film presentation for The Word: A Gospel Opera; CDs for Some Assembly Required and Celtic Pride; and a film score on CD for Lusting for Dust Words. Multitalented, he sings and plays the piano, guitar, bass, drums, tin whistle and harmonica.