1952 Al Beck in the prime of life at Camp NorwayAl Beck folksinger with U.S.I.S. in Paris, France 1956 (d)Al Beck_Paris gallery(2) 1957Al Beck_North High School (Eastlake, OH) 1966Al Beck_Camp Taconic Waterfront Director ca. 1973

Al Beck – The Rising Fire

This short film by Adam Beck is a celebration of Al Beck’s life, art, and music. It features Al singing various songs (accompanying himself on the banjo) that he recorded for his album, From Risque to Ribald: Folk Songs and Stories. These tracks are available for download from Amazon Music, Apple Music, and from other online sources.


2001 or so_Al Beck with ceramic mask2010 Al Beck & Carmen Federowich - Unitarian Church plant sale (Quincy, IL)Dad & Keisha ca. 2003Al Beck in 2016