Derick Polk is a retired navy musician who has performed around the world. He has also performed with jazz greats such as Dizzy Gillespie and Clark Terry.  Derick currently performs with various artists through out the greater Seattle area and currently is a member of Bremerton Symphony Orchestra. Derick has a Bachelor of Arts in Music theory from DePaul University and a Music Education Degree from Northeastern Illinois University. Mr. Polk currently works a substitute teacher in the Kitsap County school districts.