Calvin Beale has been playing bass professionally since the age of 14. He began in the country, rock, and blues circuit in Thunder Bay, Ontario until he moved to Toronto to attend Humber College. Since graduating Humber, Calvin has become an in-demand session and live bassist in Toronto’s R&B and urban pop scene.
Calvin has toured extensively through North America, Europe, and India with a wide variety of artists (see below). He has also tackled many aspects of television and film through various commercials, soundtrack sessions, and playing for musical variety specials on BRAVO, MTV, CTV, and MUCH MUSIC.
Artist Calvin has performed with include:
Prince, The Code, Kardinall Offishall, Keshia Chante, John Scofield, Orianthi, Steven Page, Divine Brown, Ivana Santilli, Matt Dusk, Jully Black, Rick Emmet, Smothers Brothers, Alfie Zappacosta, Warren Dean Flandez
Calvin’s axe of choice for all of his musical applications is his versatile 33″ Scale F Bass BN6.