Benjamin Sawrey is a classical pianist and teacher who has over fifteen years of performance experience as a soloist and accompanist in Classical, Jazz, and Musical Theater.
As a soloist, Benjamin is best known for his expressive interpretation and gentle touch, and has been recognized in competitions both in the United States and in Europe. He has participated in lessons and masterclasses with renowned instructors throughout the world, including: Boris Berman, Seymour Lipkin, Matti Raekallio, Lily Dorman and Antonii Baryshevskyi.
As an accompanist, Benjamin has played for many different instrumentalists, choirs and theater groups; most notably, the 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle, where he was an assistant musical director and played in the pit orchestra.
Benjamin graduated with a BMA in Piano Performance from Pacific Lutheran University in May 2020.