Artist's BiographyBen Pelletier has performed extensively throughout the United States, Asia, and Europe. Currently touring the world with Jacky Cheung and residing in Hong Kong, Mr. Pelletier has established an active performing career spanning the classical and commercial/pop scenes.
Principal trombonist of the City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong, he frequently performs with other top orchestras and ensembles in Hong Kong and South-East Asia. A modern music enthusiast, he is the solo trombonist of the Hong Kong New Music Ensemble.
He is well-known for his work as a lead player and featured soloist. Ben has long been Hong Kong\'s ï¬rst-call trombonist for commercial recordings, television, motion pictures, and live theater. As a recording artist, his session work features on a number of commercial soundtracks for feature ï¬lms, television programs, advertisements, jingles, singles and over a hundred albums and DVD recordings.
He has served as band contractor and trombonist for numerous West End/Broadway-style productions.
Ben is sought after as a clinician and member of adjudicating panels for instrumental
competitions, and is well known as a pedagogue and coach. Mr. Pelletier maintains
adjunct faculty appointments at the Hong Kong Baptist University, and the Hong Kong University\'s School for Professional and
Continuing Education (SPACE).
A multi-instrumentalist, in addition to the
trombone, Ben regularly performs on the euphonium, bass trombone, alto trombone, and