Lecturer in Music & Jazz Ensemble Director
Visual & Performing Arts
Recordings with such artists as George Benson, David Liebman and Bob Brookmeyer and performances with such luminaries as Terrence Blanchard, Bobby McFerrin, Chick Corea, George Garzone, Slide Hampton, Brian Lynch and Gloria Estafan. Dr. Gagne brings a range of musical experiences to the Merrimack College Summer Jazz Workshop and is currently the director of the Merrimack College Jazz Ensemble. At the Workshop, he will direct ensembles, teach classes in jazz history and improvisation, and instruct all brass students.
BM, Berklee College of Music; MM, New England Conservatory; DMA, University of Miami