Benjamin Louis Brody is a New York-based musician and sound artist who creates sublime walls of sound through ambient textures generating a dynamic resonance for his listeners. Most recently, in 2021 he released the music from his 2017 ballet, Floating Into Infinity, on New Amsterdam Records with virtuoso drummer Ian Chang (Son Lux). AnEarful described the album as "...consistently gorgeous and full of invention and adventure." His work, Oscillations for solo trombone and synthesizer, was most recently performed (2020) by the bass trombonist of the New York Philharmonic, George Curran. Brody has also premiered numerous orchestral works with the Chelsea Symphony including the 2019 premiere of his Double Bass Concerto, Forever Melodies. In addition to live performances his work has also been featured on media outlets such as BBC Radio, WNYC's New Sounds and VICE News.
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“...A space somewhat mournful, sweep and range are vast, nodividing lines, though with a subtle pulse and alterations to its density" - Tiny-MixTapes on Far Away Music
“...he has a knack for creating otherworldly sounds using different effects and techniques”- Ian Chang via All Songs Considered