Ward Dierick obtained the diploma for piano and trumpet at the Art Academy Ter Beuken - Lokeren in 2019. He then began his studies in classical trumpet with Steven Devolder at KASK & Conservatorium Gent. Since 2017, he also follows the course in composition with Simon Depoorter and with Pieter Corten. In addition, he is following the training in conducting with Bart Picqueur.
He is a brass teacher at Music School De Pinte and since 2021 he is principal cornet at Festival Brass Band.
He was laureate in the composition competition of The Times, a forum for young composers, and his work was later performed and recorded by the Hermes Ensemble. He later composed the elective work of Brass Band Zele at the Belgian Brass Band Championships.
In 2021 he arranged a musical commissioned by Poolster Productions that will be performed later this year. Ward also composed the piece Pegasus, a symphonic poem, which will be performed this year by the Koninklijke Harmonie St Cecilia Zele.