Having received a Bachelor of Music degree in French horn performance from the University of Michigan and a Master of Music degree in French horn performance from Northwestern University, Ben Wulfman is in demand as an orchestral and chamber music performer.
In his years of performing, Ben has played in the sections of the Orchestra of the Lyric Opera of Chicago, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, the San Antonio Symphony, the Toledo Symphony Orchestra, the Grand Rapids Symphony Orchestra and many others. He has played as guest principal horn in the Traverse Symphony Orchestra, the Adrian Symphony, and the Dearborn Symphony Orchestra. Ben has toured Europe and Asia as a member of the Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival and learned from members of the Boston Symphony Orchestra as a fellow at the Tanglewood Music Center.
Through private instruction, Wulfman has guided students of all ages and abilities through the various requirements of school band and orchestra as well as the challenges of regional and state competitions. As a brass clinician and pedagogy advisor, Ben worked with students from many award-winning programs including Lincoln Park High School, in Chicago, IL, North Farmington High School, in Farmington Hills, MI, and the Plymouth-Canton Educational Park, in Canton, MI.
Now that Ben lives in Austin, TX, he teaches in the Leander, Round Rock, Pflugerville and Georgetown Independent School Districts. Students of Ben have found great success in All-Region and All-State placement and continue to lead their respective sections at school.