From: NY, United States
Genre: Soul, R&B, Pop
Derek Reese was born into a family of musicians in Brooklyn, New York. His father, Kevin Reese, was best known as the guitarist for Eric Emerson and The Magic Tramps, a pioneering glam-rock band. His Uncle, Anthony “Ace” Pergamo, a professional drummer, started giving Derek lessons at the ripe age of three.
With nature and nuture on his side, Derek’s talents were obvious from the beginning. At 4 years old, Derek’s mother enrolled him in private drum and classical piano lessons.
Derek has been performi…