Vocalist, pianist and composer Ben Beal, from Westwood MA, has had the honor of performing with Tyshawn Sorey, Sheila Jordan, Matt Wilson, Alex Sipiagin, Lauren Sevian, among others. He has studied with Karrin Allyson, Janis Siegel, Catherine Jensen-Hole, James Argiro, and Tom Giampietro. He was the recipient of the 2016 Fletcher Henderson Award for Outstanding Student Achievement, and a regular on the Massachusetts music scene. He has performed in such venues as Smalls, the Provincetown Playhouse (NYC), the Middle East, Massachusetts State House, and many more.
Ben is proud to have received his Bachelor of Music in Vocal Jazz from UMass Amherst in 2016. In 2018, Ben completed his Master’s Degree in Vocal Jazz from the University of Miami Frost School of Music.