Richie "Gajate" Garcia

COUNTRY United States      


A key figure in the Los Angeles session scene, an instructor at the famed Musician's Institute in Hollywood, and a clinician of international renown, Richie "Gajate" Garcia is rated as one of the world's most accomplished and versatile latin drummer/percussionists. A graduate of the American Conservatory of Music, he is a member of the critically acclaimed group Hiroshima. As a session musician Richie has played virtually every musical genre, from movie soundtracks to global tours, performing with Phil Collins, Sting, Diana Ross, John Denver, Art Garfunkel and many,many more. Richie "Gajate" Garcia is an exceptional player with incredible passion for his art.

Sherrie Maricle

Diva/new York Pops

David Hillendahl

Hill-sky Foundation For The Cultural Arts

Dave Mohn

The Eric Mintel Quartet

Ed Shaughnessy

Ed Shaughnessy Quintet/doc Severinsen Orchestra

David Glover

Slippery Rock University, Three Rivers Jazz Orchestra