Derek Suarez
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ABOUT

Hola. I am an experienced studio and live musician/singer with over 25 years of experience as a musician; over 15 years as a singer. I specialize in salsa, merengue, bachata, cumbia, latin rock, bolero and ballads. I am available to play in live bands, as well as for recording projects. In addition to playing, I also enjoy singing; both lead and backing vocals. I can also help with musical arrangements. I have played, recorded with and sung with great bands including Los Ciegos Del Barrio, Fuerza Positiva, Orquesta Palenque, La Elegancia de la Salsa, Grupo Encanto, Julian Vasquez Y Su Orquesta, Winston Clemente and Nostalgia Mix, just to name a few.

Screen name:
Derek Suarez
Member since:
May 08 2007
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
25
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Frankie Ruiz, Guayacan, Grupo Niche, Wilfrido Vargas, Juan Luis Guerra, Mark Anthony, Nelson Y Sus Estrellas, Ensamble Latino, El Gran Combo

Instrument experience:

Vocalist - Baritone:
Advanced
Bass Guitar:
Advanced
Keyboard:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Advanced
Vocalist:
Moderate
Vocalist - Tenor:
Moderate
Piano:
Moderate

MUSIC