Derek Bomback brings a distinctive voice to jazz guitar. His career has taken him all over the world with performances on six of the seven continents. Vocalist Jay Jackson has said of Bomback’s playing: “Displayed a soulful patience that you don’t often find…” Bomback’s music combines influences from American and European jazz, to bring a fresh sound to his sophisticated, yet melodic playing.
Derek studied at Berklee College of Music in Boston, where he received dual degrees in Jazz Composition and Guitar Performance in 2010. Shortly after moving back to Los Angeles, he was hired by Princess Cruise Lines where he is currently one of the company’s musical directors.
“Derek Bomback’s warm tone, spacious and groovy original
tunes and melodious approach invite the listener in for a closer
-Tamir Hendelman, pianist/composer
displaying some soulful patience you don't often find...
-Jay Jackson, vocalist/journalist
Willing to teach