Derek is one of the most requested DJs in Los Angeles. He consistently deejays at the most prestigious Milongas throughout Southern California. He has also been a DJ for the San Diego Tango Festival, Orange County Tango Festival, and LA Tango Marathon.
Aside from being a DJ, Derek is also the winner of the 2016 Southern California Tango Championship winning in all three categories of Tango, Vals, and Milonga. As well as finishing third place in the 2016 U.S.A. Argentine Tango Championship in the Tango Salon category.
“The music is an essential ingredient to creating a magical evening. My responsibility as a DJ is to create the energy that will allow every dancer to express themselves to their fullest ability.”