Dr. Jennifer Cruz is an Associate Professor of Piano and the Program Director of the Music Mentors at Central State University. With roots on the island of Guam, she was raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She began her piano studies at the age of four and graduated high school early when she was discovered by Alexander Toradze and invited to study under him. She received her Bachelor's Degree of Music at Indiana-South Bend, her Master's Degree from the Manhattan School of Music, and her Doctoral Degree in Piano Performance at the University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music. She has taught at Xavier University and University of Cincinnati and has performed in recitals and master classes on a national and international level.
Please join EKU's music department in welcoming Dr. Cruz to our campus for a guest piano performance on Tuesday, March 27th at 6pm in Foster 100. This event is free and open to the public.