Ben Ellison is grateful to be involved in the present and future music community of his hometown, Duluth. He has been singing in the LOON Chorus since 2013’s La Traviata, and is currently serving as the company’s Chorus Master. Ben prepared the LOON Chorus for Elixir of Love and Don Giovanni. Upcoming productions include this season’s Amahl and the Night Visitors and Tosca. Ben is perhaps most proud to hold the title of LOON Intern Emeritus. In addition to performing with LOON, Ben also sings with the Twin Ports Choral Project and the Duluth-Superior Symphony Orchestra Chorus, where he served as the Bakke Scholarship Bass Section Leader and Chorus Administrator. Ben teaches 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Choir at Lincoln Park Middle School and 7th Grade Choir at Ordean East Middle School, where he works to inspire the next generation of singers and music lovers.