Joined Jan 2 2013
Beamer is a 10 year old singer, guitar player and songwriter from Penticton B.C. Canada, and has been playing guitar since he was 5and performing throughout his home province since he was 7. He has twice been a semi-finalist at the PNE(Pacific National Exibition) ‘Star Showdown’ in Vancouver, including this pastsummer, where he 1st place in his youth category . He wasthe youngest ever contestant to place in the top 10 for 2 years in a row in the‘Our Kids Have Talent’ competition in Vernon for ages 8-18, and won bestoverall when he was 8 and then took 3rdplace honours when he was just 9. He hasentered in the Kiwanis Music Festival for the past two years in both ‘ClassicalVoice’ and ‘Musical Theatre’ and came 1st in all 7 of his entriesboth years, including winning junior scholarships in both categories. He’s opened for 3 headliners, including Jo Burt, the British Rock singer famous for his tour with Black Sabbath. He has also performed in Maui and back inOntario. Over the past few months, hehas been invited to play in in venues every week, including music festivals,wineries, golf clubs, award dinners, highlight evenings, a TEDx conference andrecently in a charity telethon. He’sbeen a front page feature in the local paper three times and has done both liveradio and television interviews. Hisbiggest thrill comes from large audiences, and he has played in front of asmany as 2,500 people. He has done setslasting up to 45 minutes, and never uses music or a set list. Last year, he had a small part in “Evita” and thisyear landed a major part in the Soundstage musical stage production of “Whistle Down TheWind”. He loves to perform at everyopportunity and has never been nervous to be on stage. Since he was 5, his ambition has been to bea musician and he hasn’t changed his mind! He has a great sense of humour and loves to interact with people. He has now joined the ‘Teen Nation Tour ’this coming April in the Eastern U.S.A. and he is very excited to get toperform with other kids who share his passion for music, and make new friendsand fans.