News Coverage


The pandemic has been especially tough on live music venues, forcing them to close their doors for the time being. But here's your chance to peek behind these doors, joining Derek live as he explores with his saxophone these important historic buildings in Grand Rapids, inside and out! Each live stream will be about an hour long, completely improvised from start to finish, and free to view. During the streams or below, please consider donating to these wonderful and important buildings! Let's keep the music alive!

All performances will be streamed live on Derek's "BEATBoX SAX" Youtube channel. Click HERE to visit, subscribe, and watch each event!

April 14 - 3pm EDT - St. Cecilia Music Center   Venue info HERE. Donate HERE. Watch finished performance HERE.
April 28 - 1pm EDT - The Wealthy Theatre   Venue info HERE. Donate HERE. Watch live HERE.
May 13 -7:30pm EDT - Hermitage-at-Diamond (May 13 7:30pm EDT) Venue info HERE. Donate HERE.
May 25 - 1pm EDT - Circle Theatre   Venue info HERE. Donate HERE.

More dates to be added soon!