Dalten, Riana, and Derik Nelson
Nurtured in the Pacific Northwest, the Derik Nelson & Family signature sound features velvety three-part vocal harmonies only a family can deliver.
Siblings Derik, Riana and Dalten have been performing together since childhood. They’ve garnered over three million views on YouTube, and toured over 40 locations along the West Coast to raise money for music education. Derik has appeared regularly as lead guitarist on TV’s “Glee,” among other shows.
The Nelson’s bring their spectacular concert to the Belle Fourche Area Community Center on Sunday, May 6, 2018. Their 7:30 p.m. performance tops off a season of great entertainment brought to town as part of the Center of the Nation Concert Association.
This vibrant group provides a concert experience like no other, featuring pristine sound, a state-of-the-art light show, and an integrated 20-foot video display. This innovative technique uses the latest in audio-video technology to take audiences on an aural and visual journey through time and space, with an impressive array of landscapes, weather conditions, and musical settings.
About these talented young folks:
Derik – singer, songwriter, producer, audio engineer. His singing voice has been heard on numerous TV shows including “The Voice,” and “How I Met Your Mother”. First place winner in the Indie International Songwriting competition for his original song, “The Way It’s Gonna Go.” Graduate of the University of Southern California.
Riana – vocalist, press, management. Musical Theatre degree from the University of Michigan. Lead vocalist for Princess Cruises. Managed summer program for Disney in China, teaching children 5-7 years old. On screen vocalist for Renee Zellweger’s pilot “Cinnamon Girl.”
Dalten – vocalist, video/light/tech designer. Attended Arizona State U. with an extensive musical theatre background. Conceptualized, designed, filmed, edited & executed over 150 separate videos to create visual “immersion” in the musical experience.
Join us Sunday evening, May 6th at 7:30 as Derik Nelson & Family offer a fitting season finale’ for the Center of the Nation Concert Association
See you next fall!