Michael Benjamin is a guitarist, bandleader, composer, and music
instructor. Michael began his guitar studies at the age of ten. Originally a
native of Westchester County, NY, he currently resides in Baltimore City.
Michael, a graduate of the Jazz Studies program at The Peabody
Conservatory of Music of The Johns Hopkins University, earned the
Bachelor of Music in Jazz Guitar Performance in 2012.
he has gone on to perform with several renowned musicians including
Gary Thomas, Dennis Chambers, Tom Williams, Benito Gonzalez, Steve
Fidyk, Paul Bollenback, Billy Williams Jr., Alex Norris, Jeff Reed, Eric
Wheeler, William Goffigan, Eric Kennedy, Blake Meister, and Lee
Pearson II, to name a few. Nowadays you can find Michael performing in
numerous venues in the Baltimore/ D.C. Metropolitan area.