YOUNG ARTIST LATE BITE: July 29
Born in Wales, Ben studied with Sharon McKinley and Alexander Baillie before attending the Yehudi Menuhin School to study with Thomas Carroll. He received a Scholarship to The Guildhall School of Music and Drama to study with Louise Hopkins. Recent awards include; The Suggia Gift by Help Musicians UK, Postgraduate Awards from The Countess of Munster Trust and The David Goldman Award from The Worshipful Company of Musicians. Ben is a Concordia Foundation Artist, a Park Lane Group Artist, Artistic Director of The Llantwit Major Chamber Music Festival and was selected as one of the three 2020 Guildhall Gold Medal Finalists, where he will make his Barbican Concerto Debut.