Ben D. Thomason

Violin, Viola Teacher

Ben Thomason

SAA Member


Boulder, CO
[javascript protected email address]

Ben Thomason recently relocated to Hong Kong from Texas, where he was Director of the Texas Lutheran University Community Music Academy. He grew up in a Suzuki Violin program in Boulder, Colorado, studying with Dr. William Starr and Amy Gesmer-Packman. Mr. Ben earned B.A. and Master of Music degrees in Violin Performance from Whitman College and California State University, and has completed Suzuki Violin teacher training in Units 1-10 with master teachers Liz Arbus and Cathy Lee. He has over 10 years of experience teaching Suzuki Violin, starting in Los Angeles, where he maintained a private Suzuki Violin studio and was Assistant Director of the Suzuki program at the Cornerstone Music Conservatory. He has performed in the Mid-Texas Symphony, the Santa Monica Symphony, and the Walla Walla Symphony, as well as in various chamber music and solo concerts.