Drummer, and Composer born in the Dominican Republic, October 26 of 1991. In 2009 she entered to the National Conservatory of Music in DR.Ivanna has had the opportunity to play and be part of different groups in DR such as Carijazz, Gustavo Rodriguez Trio, Javier Vargas, and Atre, The Great Band of the Conservatory of Music directed by Javier Vargas, Ejazzson, etc. Also in important events in DR such as Dominican Jazz Festival in Cabarete (2014 and 2015), Musical High School Music On Stage (2009) Soberano Awards 2015 (Big Band and Urban performances), Santo Domingo Jazz Festival Casa de Teatro ( 2014), Stella Artois Fest (2015), in addition to recording with personalities like Gustavo Rodriguez. Ivanna received a scholarship from the Berklee Five-Year Summer Program at Berklee On the Road 2015, and in the same year she won a full scholarship to Berklee College of Music where she is currently pursuing a dual major in Performance and Contemporary Writing and Production.
Ivanna has had playing with artists such as Leo Blanco, Nando Michelin quartet, Russell Hoffmann, Luisito Quintero, Mixcla, Socrates Garcia, Jorge Glem, and Cassandre Mckinley. Also, she studied with Neal Smith, Francisco Mela, Tia Fuller, Dick Oatts, Terri Lynne C. and John Riley.