currently in Germany
of choice: Chromatic, 10 Hole (Diatonic)
my attendance at the Frankfurt Music Fair, a colleague asked
me to collect some Suzuki Harmonicas. I had heard they were
good, but only from what others had told me. The people on the
Suzuki stand very kind and let me play every model. I was so
impressed, I couldn’t hide my enthusiasm! That was the
beginning - it was like a 'first love'. They were simply the
best and finally I had found the ideal harp for me! Certainly
proving why Suzuki is one of the most formidable Harmonica
manufacturers in the world!
Beata is one
of the most advanced blues virtuosos, with a repertoire of
styles including traditional Blues, over Blues-Rock to Funk.
An incomparable dynamic style mixed with a vibrant personality
and charismatic presence, the combination of which makes Beata
a remarkable player, performer and singer.
With seemingly unlimited energy
Beata performs and teaches in many countries, including Poland
(where she originated) and Germany (where she now lives). And
she speaks five languages! As an endorser of Suzuki
Harmonicas, Beata has been instrumental in promoting what she
considers to be ”simply the best.”
has performed in Memphis, Paris, England Italy, Holland,
Belgium, Hungary, Russia, Poland and Germany. Involved in
several Guinness-World-Records connected with harps and a
welcome guest on several television broadcasts connected to
her music. A collaborator with various Blues bands, recorded
music for several movies, and holds master classes for Harp
around the world! In 2008 she met the Bavarian Blues duo
Bernreuther/Bayer and with them recorded three CDs:
-Heart, Blood, Ballads
-Soul on fire
Following on in Germany with
recording of two harmonicas CDs:
-Die wunderbare Welt der
Beater believes her mission in life
is to integrate people with music for pleasure and purpose and
to show that everyone can have fun and creativity in playing
She has her own school of Harmonica
for beginners and the more advanced and encourages people to
perform on stage; 'something they would never think possible'!
believes that “ music is very important in our lives - it
gives us hope and shows us the way, so let's have a fun with
from her book 'Harmonica in Practice' (basic exercises for the
absolute beginner) Beata is now working to follow on with
additional material and related videos.
Other projects soon to be announced!