BGJI Forum Featuring Alan Pasqua and Adam Cruz

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Wednesday / February 22, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.
Zero Gravity Room
1260 Boylston Street
United States

This Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) forum features Alan Pasqua and Adam Cruz. 

Alan Pasqua, professor of jazz studies at USC, played and recorded with Jack Dejohnette, Paul Motion, Dave Holland, Michael Brecker, Randy Brecker, and many others. 
Drummer, composer, and educator Adam Cruz was born in New York City. Cruz leads his own group, is an integral part of renowned pianist Danilo Perez’s trio, and regularly works with artists such as Tom Harrell, the Mingus Big Band, Joey Calderazzo, Chris Potter, Steve Wilson, and Edward Simon. Cruz currently teaches at CCNY and the Berklee Global Jazz Institute. 
The BGJI is a performance program designed to foster creativity and musicianship through various musical disciplines. The BGJI provides a comprehensive contemporary music environment where students are given opportunities to explore their creativity to the highest level possible, advance the power of music as a tool for the betterment of society, and connect musical creative thinking with the natural environment.