Based: Washington, D.C.
Singer, Songwriter, and
"Ben-David Warner brings an energetic traditional Irish and American folk music offering to any event - Ben-David is a true talent and pleasure to work with."
- Bill and Nancy Russell, Entertainment & Steering Committee Members, United of Irish Dayton Festival
"'Built These Walls' is a blue-collar ballad we can all get behind"
- The Bluegrass Situation, on Ben-David's Song "Built These Walls'
"[G]reat music and great entertainment. He never fails to bring the crowd out of their seats. It is a contagious vibe in here when he plays...versatile and entertaining."
- Jacie Dunkle, Owner, Tin Whistle Irish Pub, Charlottesville,VA
"A terrific collection of folk songs and music, beautifully crafted and recorded. An instant favourite"
- Enda Scahill of We Banjo Three, on Ben-David's debut album
Celtic Christmas LIVE (2018)
Red Rockin' Chair (2015)
Old Tin Can, Scythian (2015)
Jump at the Sun, Scythian (2014)
It's Not Too Late, Scythian (2012)
Which Way to Dublin Town, Seasons (2009)
IRISH AMERICANA FROM THE HEART OF VIRGINIA
Multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter Ben-David Warner lives with one foot in the choral music world and one in the folk music world. A former member of Scythian, he is currently the assistant conductor of The University Singers at UVA and The Oratorio Society of Virginia as well as a touring folk musician bringing his blend of Irish Americana to a city near you.
Trained on the classical violin, Ben-David plays guitar, banjo, fiddle, and just about anything with strings that he can get his hands on. Ed Helms’s The Bluegrass Situation praises his “Built These Walls” as a “blue-collar ballad we can all get behind.” He recorded his debut solo album Red Rockin' Chair in 2015.
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