Discovery: Ben Laver

Ben Laver is a British composer and contemporary classical solo artist, creating gorgeous pieces of neoclassical music.

By Jane Howkins

Wake is haunting from the start, consisting of a gorgeous piano melody that changes slightly as the music progresses. It sounds pretty simple at first, but there’s a subtle beauty to the track, really drawing you inside Ben’s world. He’s clearly very talented, able to create something beautiful that shows off his skills like this. The music in this piece is really evocative, conjuring up fabulous pictures in the mind as it progresses. If you like your classical music, this is for you!