Dave Beyer


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Dave Beyer is an in-demand professional drummer, producer and educator in the Los Angeles area. He has toured, performed live and/or recorded with artists including Jim Messina, Melissa Etheridge, Christopher Cross, Wilson Phillips, Loggins & Messina, The Motels, Jewel, Joan Osborne, Buzzy Feiten, Michael McDonald, Stephen Bishop, Jango, and Greg Allman.

Dave has performed at major venues worldwide, including the Greek Theater, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Woodstock, Madison Square Garden and Royal Albert Hall; and has played on The Tonight Show with Jay LenoDavid Letterman Show, and Jon Stewart, to name a few.

Dave is also an in-demand session player for albums, TV and film work, and you have seen and heard him drumming in “Princess Diaries”, “30 Rock”, “Extreme Home Makeover” and the upcoming release of “The New Adventures of Pinocchio.”

Dave is a producer who runs his own recording studio. He is on the faculty at the renowned L.A. College of Music in Pasadena, and created the school’s Rock Drums and Producing/Recording curriculums. Dave is an enthusiastic member of The Music Path, a nonprofit, after-school music program with Robby Krieger of The Doors, giving underserved high school students the experience of playing in a band.

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