William Bing

Director of the Caltech-Occidental College Concert Band

William Bing has taught at Occidental and Caltech for many years. In addition to his teaching duties, Bing plays and teaches trumpet in the Los Angeles area.


  • Email: wbing@oxy.edu
  • Phone: (323) 259-2785

Education: M.M., USC; B.M., University of Michigan

He has played trumpet with everyone from the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra to Henry Mancini. He has appeared at the Hollywood Bowl, the Music Center of Los Angeles County, and has performed for movie soundtracks, television, and commercials.