Erin Beck was born on 12 March 2004. Currently 16 years old she lives in Pretoria and attends “Afrikaanse Hoër Meisieskool” as a Grade 10 learner. She started vocal training with Christo Botha from Respiro Studios at the tender age of seven. She participated in several competitions and eisteddfods where she walked away a winner at most.
From 2016 doors opened for Erin. At age 13 she sang Nessun Dorma for the “Sing in Harmonie” finals for Kyknet-NOU. She received a standing ovation from more than 4000 people. In April 2018 Johan Heystek invited her as part of the “Haya Halleluja” production. She shares the stage with big South African artists like Sonja Herholdt, Dozie and Jak de Priester.
In July 2018 Erin performed as guest artist in Select Music’s annual Krone 5 show. She made her debut on the big stage with a new SA boy’s band – Serenade and the well known Nicholas Louw. They sang Barcelona and received a standing ovation from about 8000 people in the Sun Arena, Pretoria. Richard Cock and Paul Vonk invited Erin to sing at the Linder Auditorium with Burgerd Botha for their 2018 “Spring Concert”, again to standing ovations.
This led to an invitation from Richard Cock and Darren Hayward from “The Voice” to perform in the 2018 RMB Starlight Classics show. She sang Nessun Dorma and again received well-deserved standing ovations. Fromhere Erin did several shows with Richard Cock.
May 2019 Erin has been invited by Michael Barrett and Christo Burger from Pretoria University to be part of “The Capital Singers” production 70’s and 80’s Rewind show. She sang Barcelona with the phenomenal Jospeph Clark. This item was pointed out as the highlight of the show. Erin performed in lots of smaller shows as well – Jakaranda Liggiefees, Churches, Woman in Mice, Amazing Grace production, Hear my voice production to name a few.
Erin dit several radio interviews – GROOTFM, Radio Pulpit, Classic1027, and Afrikaans.com.
Erin is very young but goal orientated and hard working. Every opportunity is a privilege and she grabs it with great gratitude to fulfill her lifelong dreams.