About Derek Swink
Get to know Derek Swink
Derek has played around the world for audiences including Saudi Princes, President Obama, and Elon Musk. Growing up listening to Hendrix and Zepplin, he pursued a degree in Jazz Studies. After a short stint working on cruise ships, Derek moved to NYC where he cut his teeth in jazz clubs and pits of musical theatre productions. Throughout his career, Derek has maintained a small studio of students and enjoys combining his love of teaching with real world experience. When Derek isn't teaching, performing live, or recording in his home studio, he spends his time studying Philosophy and playing disc golf.