Gabriel Michels is a musician and percussionist based in San Diego California who is currently attending UCSD for a degree in music composition. Gabriel began his percussion journey in 2017 and has since marched tenors at Tri-City Percussion (2020), Pacific Crest (2021), POW Percussion (2022), The Blue Devils (2022), and Pulse Percussion (2023). He has been a percussion educator at various high schools including: Amador Valley HS, San Marcos HS, and La Costa Canyon HS. Besides percussion, he also enjoys playing piano and listening to new music.
This is Gabriel's first season on staff with Élan Percussion.