Ben is a professional opera singer, and has been teaching music lessons for the last 10 years. Originally from Spokane, Washington, he attended the University of Kansas, earning a Doctorate in Music while also teaching at the University. While living in the Midwest, Ben maintained an apprentice artist position at the Lyric Opera of Kansas City, and performed extensively throughout the region. He also spent several months in residence with Opera New Jersey.
Since Returning to Washington State, Ben has committed to sharing his passion for music with others, and awakening that passion in his students.