Teaching Experience

Ben has a Masters Degree in Music from the California Institute of the Arts and over a decade of teaching experience with a wide array of student ages and musical genres. He manages and teaches at his own music school, Motif Music Lessons, and offers virtual video lessons worldwide.

Lessons are available on the following instruments and topics:

  • Guitar
  • Piano
  • Banjo
  • Ukulele
  • Songwriting
  • Improvisation¬†
We are thrilled to have someone as accomplished as Ben working with Sophia, our 8-year old daughter. He's always positive and fun. Sophia says, "He's the best teacher, ever!”

— Michael Troyer (parent of student)

Ben is a kind, encouraging, and knowledgeable teacher. He is a true professional and relates to all ages. I've learned so much in just a few lessons!”

— Julie Jacobson-Ruby (student)

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