Derrick Hodge contributed arrangements for Nas' One Mic: Hip Hop Culture Worldwide concert at the Kennedy Center back in March. The concert was held in the nation's capital as the legendary emcee celebrated the 20th anniversary of his seminal debut album, Illmatic. In addition to arranging songs for the National Symphony Orchestra, Derrick also had the privilege and honor to play alongside the nation's premiere orchestra alongside drummer Daru Jones. For an in-depth look at the concert, head over to Revive-Music. Scroll down to watch footage
Grab your tickets to catch Derrick Hodge alongside Michael Aaberg (keys), Federico Pena (keys), and Mike Mitchell (drums) on Tuesday, July 8th at London's Jazz Café as part of his Live Today tour. To purchase your tickets, click here. Head over to Derrick's Tour Page to catch all the latest details and to see if he's coming to a town near you!
DHodge is hitting Paris' iconic Le Duc des Lombards this Sunday, July 6th. Joining Hodge are Michael Aaberg (keys), Federico Pena (keys), and Mike Mitchell (drums). To purchase your tickets, click here. Go to Derek's Tour Page to get the latest news on where Derek is playing.
Derrick is set to hit Europe from Friday, July 4th to the following week on July 11th showcasing the music of his Blue Note debut LP, Live Today. Backing DHodge in his first European tour as a leader are Michael Aaberg (keys), Federico Pena (keys), and Mike Mitchell (drums). Head over to Derrick's Tour Page for ticket information and all the latest news on his upcoming shows. Tour List: July 4, 2014 - Istanbul Jazz Festival - Istanbul, Turkey July 5, 2014 - Love Supreme Festival -