Ben Nielsen is currently employed by ABC Classic FM as a Digital Producer.
Ben's work has been published by ABC Classic FM, ABC Radio National, NewsLifeMedia (GQ magazine), News Corp Adelaide (SA Weekend, Adelaide* magazine, Sunday Mail, New Home Magazine), SALife Publications (SAGardens), The Adelaide Review, Limelight magazine, ArtsHub, CutCommon magazine, AussieTheatre, Theatre People, Kryztoff Raw, On Dit, Australian Stage Online, and Dandy magazine.
He has presented on 2ser and the Community Radio Network, most notably as a presenter and reporter for The Wire, a daily current affairs program broadcast exclusively on community and Indigenous radio stations around Australia.
He has written program notes and given pre-concert talks for a variety of ensembles around the nation.
As a participant of the 2014 Australian Youth Orchestra National Music Camp ‘Words About Music’ program, Ben produced and presented an interval feature for ABC Classic FM. He was subsequently awarded the 2014 Music Presentation Fellowship, a program facilitated by the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and ABC Radio National's The Music Show.