Benjamin M. Wells holds a Bachelor of Music Degree in Education from Nazareth College of Rochester with a double major in voice and harpsichord, and a minor in bassoon. Mr. Wells performs as a tenor soloist in various recitals, concerts and festivals each year. Operatic credits include Don Basilio in Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro and Hilary in Alec Wilder's Sunday Excursion. Mr. Wells is the Director of the Cortland Youth Bureau Drama Program, is the owner and operator of Wells Costumes and is a proud member of the Syracuse Opera chorus. Mr. Wells is currently a graduate voice performance major at Syracuse University in the studio of Janet Brown where he is a graduate assistant in the Setnor School of Music. Mr. Wells was most recently featured in performance at the Bach and Beyond festival in Fredonia, NY with the International Baroque Soloist under the direction of Grant Cooper.