Benjamin Baldwin is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Clarinet Performance at Southern Methodist University, where he studies clarinet with Paul Garner and organ with Scott Dettra. He performs regularly with the Meadows Symphony Orchestra and Meadows Wind Ensemble as well as various chamber ensembles. He serves as organist for Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and Ghanaian Community Presbyterian Church, both in Irving. A native of northern Illinois, Baldwin graduated with Honors from Michigan State University with degrees in Clarinet Performance and Music Education. An avid teacher, he maintains an active schedule as a private lesson instructor and clinician on both clarinet and piano.