Juan Felipe Mayorga received a BFA in Music from the Universidad El Bosque in Colombia in 2006. In his six-year drumming career he has played for the theater company Misi CompaaÃia De Produccion Artistica, as well as playing the Jazz Al Parque festival with featured artists from all over the world. Juan plays a variety of styles with a preference in Jazz, which has allowed him to use a many different instruments including Zildjian K-Custom series cymbals. In 2009 Juan became a full-time student at The Drummers Collective, a division of The Collective School of Music, enrolling in the Certificate Program. He currently studies with Collective faculty members Peter Retzlaff and Ian Froman in a custom program. Juan has been a featured member of The Collective Student Performance Ensemble since March of 2010 and will continue his studies at The Collective in the fall of '10 entering into the Contemporary Jazz Elective Intensive Program.