David Beer is a professional conductor and pianist. He taught music in schools, before embarking on a full-time career as a freelance conductor.
He has conducted many West End and international touring shows including Fame, Guys and Dolls, Me and My Girl, We Will Rock You, Cats, Aspects of Love, Jesus Christ Superstar and Joseph and appeared on TV, radio, played on film soundtracks, and recorded 3 original cast albums.
He was Director of Music at the BRIT School for Performing Arts, Director of Performance at the Academy of Contemporary Music and has been a vocal coach at many leading drama colleges. Currently, he works regularly as Musical Director at Arts Educational Schools London, and teaches singing at Emil Dale Academy in Hitchin.
David is an examiner for London College of Music, and was recently awarded an FLCM for Professional Achievement. He has been a Music Mentor for Music For Youth for several years, is an Adjudicator member of the British and International Federation of Festivals and has adjudicated many festivals nationwide.
He lives in Bedfordshire where he also teaches singing and piano, and conducts adult and children’s choirs. Piano MTabcn