Benjamin Chen, Clarinet

Chen, Ben - photoA member of the Erie Philharmonic and Cleveland Pops Orchestras, Ben Chen enjoys an active performing career in Cleveland with the North Coast Winds quintet and Ars Futura new music ensemble. Ben toured Japan with the Pacific Music Festival and has performed with the New World Symphony, Detroit Symphony, and The Cleveland Orchestra. He earned degrees from the Cleveland Institute of Music as a student of Franklin Cohen and the Oberlin Conservatory with Richard Hawkins.