Since moving to South Florida four years ago, he has become one of the area’s most in demand jazz pianists and vocalists for both public and private events and concerts. Recent performance highlights include the Groundup Festival on Miami Beach with acclaimed pianist Shelly Berg, 2 extended tours with Miami funk outfit Soulpax, the Oceanside Jazz Festival in San Diego, California, and the Jazz Educators Network Conference. As an instructor, Ben maintains a robust private studio; he also holds an adjunct professorship at Miami-Dade College. He is a skilled accompanist for recitals and auditions specializing in jazz and pop.
Ben holds a Bachelor’s of Music from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and a Master’s of Music from the University of Miami.