Ben Weiss is a professional electric and acoustic guitarist currently based in Los Angeles. Born and raised in the valley, Ben grew up in a family of talented multi-instrumentalists. Starting on piano at age 6 and guitar at the age of 12, he quickly discovered that music was his life’s calling. Ben attended and graduated Cum Laude from Berklee College of Music in 2017 with a BM in Contemporary Writing & Production, where he studied composition, production, and electric/acoustic guitar performance. Since beginning his studies there, Ben has had experience playing a wide variety of styles, from rock, blues, finger style, and jazz, to country, bluegrass, Gospel, and classical.
Currently based in Los Angeles, Ben continues to perform regularly alongside several local artists, having played at venues such as the Viper Room, The Wiltern, The Saban Theatre, and The Village Recorder. He continues to work as lead and supporting electric and acoustic guitarist for live shows and recording sessions. He also acts as a contributing composer for several music-advertising agencies and as a freelance writer for music in multimedia.