Derrickmusic Bands

The bands at Derrickmusic perform at all types of functions from large concert venues, corporate events, and wedding receptions, to smaller private engagements.  Each band is able to provide a variety of energy levels from soft listening music to high energy dancing.   Pricing is affordable and packaged with the group size and time to fit any needs for your next event.  Contact us for more details.

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is a tropical Caribbean jazz group featuring steel drums, keyboards, world drums/percussion and bass.  From 2 to 8 players typically, Kalimbe performs musical styles including Brazilian (samba, bossa nova), Afro-Cuban (salsa, cha-cha), flamenco, calypso, reggae, and jazz.  Original songs as well as songs by Antonio Carlos Jobim, Bob Marley, and Carlos Santana are among the favorites.  This group may include a vocalist.

      Siempre Me Va Bien

       Cuidate Compay (w/vocalist)




        Morning Dance

Kalimbe Client Reviews:

“The music was excellent, entertaining, and made everyone feel happy, happy, happy.  Your group can definitely make a party outstanding and memorable.”  Ed Menkemeller, NUMED Diganostic Imaging

“They were awesome- very flexible and accommodating....Everyone loved them!  We will use them again!!”  Shannon Llewellyn, Jackson and Walker Firm, Dallas, TX

“We receive nothing but great comments about Kalimbe from our customers!” 

Clive O’Donoghue, Four Seasons Resorts

“We wanted to tell you how incredibly happy we were with Kalimbe’s performance at our wedding.  The mood was perfect.  Thanks for taking the time to arrange and learn the special songs- each sounded so wonderful!   Thank you for helping to create such a unique event- it wouldn’t have been without Kalimbe!”  Erin and Steve Nelson, Austin, TX

New Vibe

is a contemporary jazz group featuring vibraphone, sax, guitar, piano, bass, and drums.  From 2 to 5 players typically, New Vibe performs standard jazz tunes and originals in various swing, bop, funk, and latin styles.  This group may also contain a vocalist.

        Make Me a Memory




        Autumn Leaves

New Vibe Client Reviews:

On behalf of the Society of Texas Entertainment Professionals, I would like to extend a a sincere “thank you” for putting on a great show for this year’s STEP Showcase.  There was a lot of positive response from our members.  We all look forward to another opportunity to work with you.” 

CW Kendall, JR,  Ken-Ran Productions

Great sound and very professional.  Our clients loved them!”  Carol Woods, OMNI Hotel

Drum Art

is a world drumming group of 3 players that performs traditional and original rhythmic music in many cultural styles including African, Brazilian, Middle Eastern, and Afro-Cuban.  Instruments including djembe, doumbek, congas, bongos, and other handheld pieces are used in this exciting visual multi-cultural group.


            Land of the Wild



             E Groove


Drum Art Client Reviews:

They were perfect!  My guests raved about them.  They were very nice to work with, flexible, and talented.  I would definitely use them again.”  Elizabeth Murski, Weil, Gotschal, and Manges

I was extremely pleased with their performance.  They were very entertaining and my clients felt the same way.”  D’Anne Chaney, Net Data

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