About the ArtistDave Beyer is an in-demand professional drummer and educator in the Los Angeles area. He has toured, performed live and/or recorded with such artists as Melissa Etheridge, Christopher Cross, Jim Messina, The Motels, Wilson Phillips, Jewel, Joan Osborne, Gregg Allman, Michael McDonald, Loggins & Messina, Stephen Bishop, Buzzy Feiten, and Jango.
Dave is currently touring and recording with Christopher Cross, and played on Cross’s new CD, “Dr. Faith,” as well as the “30 Rock” Soundtrack and “Café Carlyle Sessions.” Dave recently filmed a special for A&E Network featuring Christopher Cross, and is also currently touring with Wilson Phillips and Jim Messina.
Dave is on the teaching staff at the renowned L.A. Music Academy in Pasadena, and created the school’s Rock Drums and Producing/Recording curriculums. Dave also stays busy as a studio musician, and as a producer who runs his own studio, Beyer Recording.
Dave has performed at major venues worldwide, including the Greek Theater, Universal Amphitheater, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Woodstock, Madison Square Garden and Royal Albert Hall. He has played on such TV shows as The Tonight Show, Late Night With David Letterman, The Princess Diaries II and Ally McBeal, as well as numerous TV spots and commercial jingles.