Musicologie Certified: Level M1
Ben Bratton is a musician, performer and educator based out of Cincinnati, Ohio. He has lived and worked here as a private instructor and professional musician scaling a number of performances of varying situations since the beginning of his career in 2011. From playing bongo in Salsa bands, playing percussion in theater pits, to traveling to France, Italy and Mumbai to play and teach jazz drumset, Ben has had a vast and expansive career as a performer and educator. Along the way he has also held teaching positions at his Alma Mater, Northern Kentucky University, through NKU Music Prep, and has also been the primary drumset instructor for Cincinnati Conservatory Summer Jazz Preparatory camps. Furthermore, Ben received his Bachelors Degree Cum Laude from Northern Kentucky University in 2015, where he was also elected as a recipient of the Board of Northern Kentucky Regents Award of that same year.