“…one of the city’s most admired young pianists…” -the New Yorker, Mr. Beck made his debut with the National Symphony Orchestra, and has toured Japan as soloist with the New York Symphonic Ensemble.  Other orchestras with which he has appeared include the New Juilliard Ensemble (under David Robertson), Sequitur, the Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players, and the Virginia Symphony.

Mr. Beck has performed as soloist and chamber musician at the Kennedy Center, the Library of Congress, Alice Tully Hall, Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, Merkin Hall, Miller Theater, Steinway Hall, as well as on the New York Philharmonic Ensembles Series and WNYC; summer appearances have been at the Aspen Music Festival, Lincoln Center Out of Doors, and the Monadnock Music Festival. He is an Artist Presenter and regular performer at Bargemusic. He has worked with composers Elliott Carter, Henri Dutilleux, George Perle, and Pierre Boulez.  In addition to the Talea Ensemble, Mr. Beck has performed with ensembles such as Speculum Musicae, New York New Music Ensemble, Ensemble 21, Mosaic, Ensemble Sospeso, and S.E.M. Ensemble. His recordings are on the Albany, Bridge, Boston Records, Monument, Mulatta, and Annemarie Classics labels.