Ben Kinsman has been fourth horn of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra since 2001. In addition to his symphony position, Ben is a member of the Turning Point Ensemble, the Touch of Brass Quintet, and Principal Horn of the National Broadcast Orchestra.
Ben has performed with the National Arts Centre Orchestra, the San Antonio Symphony, the Seattle Symphony for their 2005 and 2009 productions of Wagner’s Der Ring des Nibelungen, Symphony Nova Scotia, and most recently played horn for the Vancouver production of Disney’s Broadway Musical, The Lion King. Ben has enjoyed orchestra fellowships with the National Youth Orchestra of Canada, Spoleto USA and the Tanglewood Music Festival.
Ben also teaches horn at the University of British Columbia.