Diva Cruz is a Colombian professional percussionist and DJ based in Stockholm, Sweden. Diva started her musical career when she was 9 years old in Cali, Colombia. Cali is known for being "La capital de la salsa" and is where her salsa music roots originated as a percussionist in the all female salsa band Orquesta D`Cache.
Timbales are Diva`s true passion and instrument of choice, They have let her travel the world and spread music and energy to crowds everywhere. Her DJ sets are often packed with various live percussion which adds an extra dimension to any party and results in a unique musical experience for everyone involved.
Diva also has a Bachelor Degree in Medical Science with a major in Public Health Sciences. She offers drum workshops for companies, groups and events where participants through a fun and intense drum session learn how to bond and work together at the same time as they improve mental health and well-being,
Other Projects and Bookings
Drum Workshop Skill Challenge:
A workshop for company events and parties where Diva teaches everyone how play the drums, feel the rhythm and most importantly to have fun!
Works for groups in any size from 3 to 30 people
Drum Workshop Team Building:
The main goal in this workshop is for the employees to learn how to communicate and work together through an intensive drum session, at the same time as the body and brain are working and improving their mental health and well-being.
You can read more about health and music in the book "Kultur och Folkhälsa".
A book in which professor Eva Bojner-Horwitz from Karolinska Institute cites Diva's academic paper where she analyzes the results of the project "Vi slår på trummor inte på varann" ("We hit drums, not each other").
Picture from drum workshop with the company Flowbyhmp.se
For booking or questions see contact info below.