Brian Derek

Brian Derek

Bassist /Composer Brian Derek is a world-class player AND composer of Jazz, World fusion, Latin, Reggae, Bebop, Jazz fusion and Orchestral music. His compositions are complex yet accessible but need both ears when listening! Bass playing that is guarenteed to knock your socks off and writing that is both unique and immediate.

Brian has performed with Peter Erskine, Mike Stern, Pat Metheny, Jay McShann, The 5th Dimension, Niel Sedaka< …


Brian Derek

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Brian studied Arranging,Composition,Orchestration and Performance at Berklee College of Music. He has been a professional Bassist/Composer for many years and has worked with Mike Stern, Peter Erskine, Pat Metheny, Ali Ryerson, Joe Beck, Jay McShann,Stephen Stills,5th Dimension,Neil Sedaka etc and has performed on various records and CD`s as well as gigs on cruise ships, club dates, off-Broadway shows, concerts etc.

Brian has 5 CD`s released independently, the latest AbsoluteMusic is av …