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Biographies

Tom Dustman, Bass: Tom was born in Van Wert, Ohio and is the creator and Artistic Director for Beachfront Property. He attended Miami and Bowling Green Universities in Ohio and has both a Bachelors and Masters Degree in Music Education and Applied Performance. His performing background includes: opera, musical theater, rock and jazz. Professor Emeritus of Music at Long Beach City College (CA), Mr. Dustman conducted jazz choirs, taught solo vocal performance classes, small vocal performing ensembles, studio production, studio performance and song writing. Mr. Dustman is also an adjudicator and clinician for scholastic jazz and choral festivals throughout the United states and Canada. He is married to Jennifer Dustman and they have three children.

Jennifer Dustman, Soprano:  Jennifer was born in Lakewood, California and her musical interests began early on and focused on group singing, vocal blend, jazz harmonies and recording.  She studied music and elementary education at California State University, Long Beach and then began a six-year professional modeling career in both Los Angeles and Tokyo which encompassed print ads, videos and television commercials.  She has worked as a choral festival adjudicator, a studio session singer and has been the associate producer on all of Beachfront Property's recordings.  She currently teaches voice at her own "Showdown Studios." 

Jill Mumaw, Alto:  Jill was born in Lakewood, California.  Jill was very young when she began singing and joined every vocal group possible during her school years.  While in high school, she won the "Outstanding Vocal Soloist" award at the prestigious Columbia Basin Jazz Festival in Pasco, Washington.  Jill attended both Long Beach City College and Fullerton College in California and is also a licensed cosmetologist.  She has served as Music Worship Leader for Woman's Ministries at Knott Avenue Christian Church in southern California and has sung on numerous recordings for Maranatha Music.  Jill is a Certified Nurse's Assistant and is married to Bill Mumaw and they have four children.

Bill Mumaw, Tenor:  Bill was born in Burkburnett, Texas and has been singing harmony since the age of five.  His musical experiences include barbershop and gospel music as well as lead roles in musical theater and civic light operas.  He plays a variety of instruments including guitar, acoustic bass and accordion.  Bill studied music performance at both Cypress College and Long Beach City College and served as Worship Music Leader at Knott Avenue Christian Church in southern California.  He has appeared on numerous recordings as a studio session singer for Maranatha Music and The Promise Keeper's Gospel Choir.  Bill's background includes media information technology and he is currently an entrepreneur in California.