Ben Meyer was born in Springfield, Illinois. He received his Bachelor of Music Business degree from Milliken University in Decator, Illinois. From 2012-2015, he served as the leading guitar instructor for Richland Community College in Decatur and taught guitar in a thriving private studio, nurturing one-on-one lessons, online lessons, and guitar class for all ages and levels.
He attended Duquesne University and received a Master of Performance. In 2016 he was awarded with a full time Guitar Graduate / Teaching Assistantship scholarship where he assisted and led the guitar program in the addition of new curricula while providing guidance to music students with their required guitar courses. Meyer studied guitar from the teachings of the renowned pedagogue Aaron Shearer from Thomas Kikta as well as other outstanding teachers and performers. Currently he is an active guitar teacher and performer as a soloist and in various ensembles.