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Benjamin Walsh

Ben Walsh is a musician from Austin, TX. He has been playing music in his community since he was in the 3rd grade, and enjoys doing this in a wide variety of circumstances. Since moving to Memphis in 2008, Ben has been involved with many Memphis musical experiences. Including, the Germantown Symphony Orchestra, almost all of the instrumental ensembles at Rhodes College between ’08 and’12, and various musical production around the city and surrounding areas. As well as being a part of larger community and institutional ensembles Ben plays bass with a variety of independent jazz and fusion groups around town. Ben Walsh graduated from Rhodes College in 2012 with a B.A. in Music and a minor in Education. In 2019, he received his Masters degree in Jazz Performance from the University of Memphis.