Ben Crosby

Oboe - Associate

Ben Crosby is an active oboe player in the region, and holds a Bachelor degree in oboe performance from Northern Illinois University.  He has been an oboist with the Illinois Valley Symphony Orchestra since 2002, and has played with the South Bend Symphony Orchestra.  Ben also enjoys playing with the Lyric Winds Woodwind Quintet based in Peru.  In addition to teaching oboe and guitar from his home town of Oregon, he is the oboe instructor at Music Suite 408 in Peru as well as the Community School of the Arts at Northern Illinois University.