Ben has been playing music ever since he was little, when he first picked up a guitar at the age of 5. He has been playing music ever since, becoming versatile in all forms of guitar as well as drums, percussion, electric bass, voice, and theory based work (harmonies, melodies, arranging, songwriting, composing). He has received a high distinction for his 8th Grade Classical Guitar Exam, and received a similar mark for his CPM Level 4 Advancing Exam for Guitar. He has played with people like Hollie Col, Chalkie White and the Chalkie White Band, and local acts such as Ross Webb & the Rusted Track, Eklypse and High Range, and Angus Murray and his band. Ben has played at venues such as the Enmore Theatre, the Vanguard, and Taronga Zoo ‘Twilight at Taronga’ series, supporting foreign artists like Kodaline, as well as local acts such as Icehouse, Pete Murray, and Winterbourne. Ben is a teacher, session artist, and songwriter.