• Ben Folds: tender, self-conscious, brave, innovative.

    The Columbus Dispatch

  • Onstage, he is just a wonder to watch, as a pianist, as a lyricist, as a composer, a conductor and as a man.

    Vibes Music Blog

  • A consummate musician reaches new heights


  • Ben Folds meshes the classical and pop music worlds in ways that few mainstream contemporary artists can hope to achieve.

    Paste Magazine

  • mr @benfolds new album "so there" is out today. listening to it for the second time and already addicted.

    Amanda Palmer

  • I find this to be the most lovable piece of music I've ever heard from Ben Folds.

  • Anyone familiar with Folds' knack for detailed song-craft probably won't be surprised that he has written an extensive classical piece, but frankly, it is still amazing nonetheless.

    ABC News

  • It's hard to remember why music didn't always sound like this.

    Drowned in Sound

  • Ben Folds has elevated his artistic intent fearlessly and deliberately.

    Glide Magazine

  • It's easily his most ambitious collection, and certainly his most affecting complete work.

  • If there was ever a time to take this great artist seriously, it's now.

    Elmore Magazine

  • Folds' gifts for narrative and composing are clear.

    Consequence of Sound

  • One of the greatest modern songwriters.

    The Australian

About Ben Folds

Multi-platinum selling singer/songwriter/producer Ben Folds first found mainstream success as the leader of the critically acclaimed Ben Folds Five. He has gone on to have a very successful solo career, recording multiple studio albums, a pair of records documenting his renowned live performances, a remix record, music for film and TV, as well as numerous collaborations with artists from Sara Bareilles to William Shatner.

In 2013, he composed "Concerto for Piano and Orchestra" to critical acclaim. Since then, Ben has continued his global symphony performance quest, recently recording a new album that features the concerto along with a host of new songs that overlap pop and classical worlds with a fresh, exciting sound he has dubbed "chamber rock."

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