Hometown: New Paltz, NY
Ben is a drummer and multi-instrumentalist from New York. He is a 2012 graduate of Berklee College of Music, where he studied drum set and percussion performance with Kenwood Dennard, Mike Mangini, Larry Finn, Dave Limina and Mark Walker. His musical style is rooted in funk, soul, blues and reggae, but he constantly strives to reinterpret this music through improvisation and the juxtaposition of ethnic and cultural music traditions. Ben currently plays, records and tours with several different bands in the New York and Boston areas. Check out his website at benteters.com and follow him on Twitter & Instagram @BenjahmonT.