Wednesday, June 1st, 2016
Ben Webb is pursuing a degree in Music Theory and Composition from University of Missouri St. Louis. Ben has 10 years of cello experience, performing solo and chamber works, and is currently studying with Prof. Kurt Baldwin of the Arianna String Quartet.
Ben also performs actively on bass in his bands, The Monocles and Jeopardize. At UMSL, he plays bass in the Jazz Program, and in 2015-16, the Symphonic Orchestra as well.
Ben has also been an instructor for Mozingo’s Kidzrock program and Mozingo Rock University since 2014.
As a composer and performer, Ben works to fuse elements from classical, rock, and jazz music to create his own sound and style. As a teacher, he looks to apply the knowledge and techniques of these styles to effectively teach.