Beacock Music named dealer of the year



Beacock Music of Vancouver has been named top music instrument and product retailer out of 4,000 independent music dealers by the National Association of Music Merchants.

A feature story and a photo of the store’s co-owner Gayle Beacock were featured on the cover of Playback magazine’s 2014 winter issue.

Family-owned Beacock Music at 1420 S.E. 163rd Ave. was founded by parents Dale, who died in 2011, and Susan Beacock. It is operated by brother-and-sister business partners Russ and gayle Beacock.

The business was honored at a July award ceremony in Nashville, Tenn.