palatine - Bio
palatine - Bio palatine stands tall. His shoulders square and chin high. He has an intense glare as he addresses the stage, the world, with noble posture. His performance is a production. palatine's ROCK music is like a wild heart swinging on a vine, teleporting through changing scenes of dramatic worlds you and I have imagined in a Jim Henson production, a Disney movie, a Studio Ghibli creation, your college campus, bedroom, or intergalactic battleship - A journey to be had by all.
palatine is also the name of the musical project. With friends, fellow musicians and Philadelphia natives, *ERIC ALLENSON, *ANTHONY POMPEY, and *JOHN PALMER, this project is complete. Formerly as The Derek Anthony Band, now palatine, We played timeless venues such as, NY's The Cutting Room, Legendary Dobbs, The New Leaf Club, Chris' Jazz Cafe, and Dawson Street Pub.
palatine trained voice and PIANO with talented teachers and also sings in professional choirs in the area. The late Father John D'Amico taught him for years, As well as Leah Hopkins, Steven (Doc) Sametz, Roland Woehr, Angela Everwood, James Longacre, Renee K. Robinson-Way, Charles Glandorff, & Dr. Donald Dumpson.