The Gold Coast Jazz Society presents the Frank Derrick Big Band in a tribute the Count Basie. Count Basie was one of the most dynamic jazz pianist and band leader of his time. Join drummer and band leader, Frank Derrick, as he takes you back to the music of the Basie band. Derrick has led a multifaceted national and international music career. He is a virtuoso performer, composer, and educator. He toured worldwide for ten years with Cab Calloway, has performed with numerous legends and artists, and was the drummer for “The David Letterman Show” on NBC.