Holder of a Bachelor in Jazz and Improvised Music from the Paris Conservatoire, as well as a Master of Music in Jazz Piano of the Amsterdam Conservatory, Benjamin Thiébault worked with Pascal Jourdan, Benjamin Moussay, Hervé Sellin, Pierre de Bethmann, Harmen Fraanje, Bert van den Brink… He studied jazz writing with Pierre Bertrand and Carine Bonnefoy, harmony with Emil Spanyi, history and analysis with Eric Barret, and arrangement with François Théberge. He also benefited from the teaching of Jean-Dominique Krynen in classical writing. Subsequently, he refined his training in rhythmic culture with Rafael Reina, Europe’s main specialist in karnatic music.
Benjamin taught privately and in the public sector. He worked as a jazz and current music head professor at the Montauban Conservatory, where he supervised the studies from October 2021 to September 2022, as well as l’Ampli in Sauvian, where he taught piano classes, music theory, and ensembles. Alongside his teaching activities, he invited other renowned educators as outside teachers, as well as artists from the jazz world for master-classes.