Ben is a full-time member of the Royal Australian Navy Band and a freelance trumpeter in Melbourne, Australia. In 2008 he completed a Bachelor of Jazz Performance from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts.
His career highlights include a contract with Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, performances with James Morrison, Kate Ceberano, Katie Noonan, Emma Pask, Debra Byrne, the Scared Weird Little Guys, Fatai V, Luke Kennedy, Harrison Craig, Paulini, Sarah McKenzie and many more. In 2015 Ben Commemorated the Centenary of Anzac in Villers-Brettoneux, France, and in 2016 performed a solo bugle call at the Anzac Day Dawn Service in Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, Turkey.
As well as an extensive performance career, he has previously held music tutoring and ensemble directing positions at 9 different public and private schools in Perth, Melbourne and Geelong.