Keyboards & Producer/Composer
Since graduating from the University of North Texas, Mr. Cruz has been active with recording, producing, arranging, and performing with various jazz, rock, world, R&B and classical music artists all over the world. His production and arranging work has been recognized and acclaimed by Billboard, Downbeat, Vibe and Rolling Stone magazines. His varied composition works includes a Meet The Composer grant for the improvisational score to "Tetsuo, The Iron Man" which was performed at the Knitting Factory in New York. He also composed the music for the opening and closing ceremonies of the millennium celebration in Times Square, New York City. Mr Cruz's writing for film and television has his work licensed domestically and internationally on ESPN, NBC, ABC, FOX, CBS, Bravo, Showtime, MTV and HBO television.
Solo on "David Dance" from Duke Guillaume's Power Of Praise DVD.