Bandsintown FistBandsintown Text
Search for artists and concerts
Search for artists
Hamburger Menu Icon
get closer

get closer

Jun 9th 2017 @ Ben Williams

Budapest, Hungary
I Was There
Friday, June 9th, 2017
8:00 PM
Ben Williams
Budapest, Hungary
DOWNBEAT CRITICS POLL WINNER - RISING STAR BASSIST 2015
FEATURED BASSPLAYER IN THE UPCOMING MILES DAVIS MOVIE " MILES AHEAD"

Ben Williams is one of the youngest and brightest musicians on the scene today and who is helping to push the legacy of jazz forward through the reflection of his own distinct sound and flavor of hip hop, gospel, and Rhythm & Blues. He is highly recognized as a national and international acclaimed bassist, bandleader, performer, music educator, and writer who has performed with the likes of Herbie Hancock,
Wynton Marsalis, George Benson, Pat Metheny, Terrence Blanchard, Roy Hargrove, Benny Golson, Stefon Harris just to name a few.

Williams became a Grammy Award Winner with the Pat Metheny Unity Band for Best Jazz Instrumental Album of 2012.
Recently, he received the 2013 DownBeat Magazine Critics Poll Rising Star Award for Bass