Faculty & Staff

Wade Beach

Jazz Piano | Jazz Combos

Adjunct Applied Faculty
  • Jazz Piano
  • Instrumental Jazz Chamber Ensembles (Combos)

Wade Beach is widely respected for his harmonic sophistication and superb technique, which knows no stylistic limitations. He holds a master’s degree in piano performance from the University of Maryland.  He entered the world of jazz as a protégé of Sir Roland Hanna and toured the globe many times over with the United States Air Force Band jazz ensemble, The Airmen of Note.  Mr. Beach keeps an active teaching and performing schedule, performing with groups around the DC area, including The Jazz Update Band.

Contact Prof. Beach:  wbeach@gmu.edu