Archive for October 19th, 2019

Adan Hagley – Insomnia

Adan Hagley is a pianist, arranger, composer, producer and educator from Trinidad and Tobago. He graduated from Berklee College of Music in 2013 with a Bachelors of Music in Contemporary Writing and Production. Since returning to Trinidad, Adan has been freelancing as a pianist with many of the country’s top acts including Vaughnette Bigford, Carlton Zanda, Andy Narell, Relator, Ella Andall and The Mighty Shadow to name a few. As a composer and arranger he has also been freelancing for a variety of mediums. As a film composer his work on “Flying The Coup” a short film by Ryan Lee, helped win the People’s Choice Award at the Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival.

Adan has recently taken up the role of bandleader to perform his original compositions and arrangements. The band is made up of some of Trinidad and Tobago’s finest musicians. In 2017 he accepted the position of Music Teacher at Holy Name Convent Point Fortin where he hopes to make an impact with youths who have a keen interest in music. 

Insomnia is Adan’s contemporary jazz project with a fusion of Jazz, Latin, Calypso and Funk that is groovy, melody driven and fun. Buy this album on CDBaby.