Assistant Director, Division of Performing Arts
Director of Development
BisonArts Executive Director
Office: 115B Music Education Building
Phone: (701) 231-7420
M.A., Minnesota State University Moorhead
B.A., North Dakota State University
Bill Law is assistant director of NDSU’s Division of Performing Arts and in 2015 was also named the division’s director of development to lead fundraising for scholarships, equipment and operations for the Challey School of Music and the Department of Theatre Arts. Bill is also executive director of BisonArts, an organization working in support of the Division of Performing Arts.
He has been an adjunct member of the NDSU faculty since 1999, teaching applied bass and jazz studies. Bill has been an active jazz and pop bassist for more than 25 years playing with many top touring musicians including jazz artists Bob Mintzer, Tom “Bones” Malone, Louis Bellson, Clark Terry and Bill Watrous and pop artists such as Gary US Bonds, the Diamonds, Lou Christy, Tennessee Ernie Ford, and Leslie Gore.
Bill has a B.A. in Music from North Dakota State University and an M.A. in Music from Minnesota State University-Moorhead. Law has served on the Board of the Lake Agassiz Arts Council including two years as president, and has served as a grant advisory panelist for the Minnesota State Arts Board. He was an adjunct faculty member at Minnesota State University-Moorhead for ten years and is the past Executive Director of the Fargo-Moorhead Symphony.