"Derek's Music is incredibly deep and haunting, his latest album “Timed Out” is subtly beautiful, with many nuances that take you to places you have never been before"
- Jean Bayou , President - S.A.W.
"His creativity and joy of life evolves and is apparent in his music, his songs take you on a musical journey through life and love."
- Dixie Crosby , Baja Times
Derek Wille is a MYNDSTREAM recording artist, composer, performer and producer.
He has worked for over 30 years as an internationally known musician who has contributed
and produced hundreds of recordings for other artists.
Derek’s emotionally evocative sound is his musical signature.
Learning and living music from inside the LA and D.C. jazz scene, Derek experimented and developed an authentic musical voice.
His distinct humor, compassion and sensitivity infuse in his compositions.
By embracing simple melodies and nuanced chord changes, Derek's music saturates your senses
to inspire reflection and peace.
Derek is proud to announce the release of his new collection of Jazz songs - "FREE AIR" for Sand Dog Music.
Featuring – Michael Bowie, Steve Sachse, Derek Wille – bass
Jeff Antoniuk – Sax/flute, Rob Holmes – Baritone Sax, Al Williams – sax, Andy Kushner – Trumpet
Wes Crawford – Drums/percussion, Bob Margolis – Guitar, Arturo Yee - Guitar
Derek Wille – All songs/arrangements, produced, mixed - piano/synth/bass/percussion/guitar/drums.
Mastered by Trevor Sadler.
Produced by Michael Whalen and Derek Wille for Sand Dog Music
Coming to ALL platforms October 23rd, 2023