Ben Williams Biography

 
Bio:
In 2009, Ben won the prestigious Thelonious Monk International Jazz Bass Competition. The honor included a recording contract with Concord Records through which he released his debut album, State of Art, in 2011. His album Coming of Age, was released in April 2015. Williams is a member of ... (read more)
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Bio:
In 2009, Ben won the prestigious Thelonious Monk International Jazz Bass Competition. The honor included a recording contract with Concord Records through which he released his debut album, State of Art, in 2011. His album Coming of Age, was released in April 2015. Williams is a member of ... (read more)

In 2009, Ben won the prestigious Thelonious Monk International Jazz Bass Competition. The honor included a recording contract with Concord Records through which he released his debut album, State of Art, in 2011.



His album Coming of Age, was released in April 2015.



Williams is a member of guitarist Pat Metheny's Unity Band, which won the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Album.

Ben Williams Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Obie Awards - 2012 - Sound Design Gold Star
Ben WilliamsThe Select
 
Obie Awards - 2012 - Sound Design Gold Star
Ben Williams, The Select (The Sun Also Rises)
 
The Lortels - 2012 - Outstanding Sound Design Gold Star
Ben Williams, The Select (The Sun Also Rises)
 
The Lortels - 2011 - Outstanding Sound Design
Ben Williams, Gatz