Erica Gabriel received her Bachelor’s Degree in Vocal Performance and Pedagogy from Oakwood
University and holds a Master's in Voice Performance from the University of Michigan. Currently, she is
pursuing her Doctorate of Musical Arts at the University of Kentucky. She has performed with the
Chicago Symphony orchestra, the Jacksonville Symphony, the Savannah Philharmonic, the Jackson
Symphony, as well as the Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra.
She was cast in Ravinia’s production of Bernstein’s Mass under the baton of Marin Alsop, which Aired on
the PBS Television Network as a part of their “Great Performances” series. She has also toured with the
renowned American Spiritual Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Everett McCorvey.
Her competition credits and awards include The Alma Blackmon Scholarship Award, Winner of Classical
Singer Regional University Competition, winner of the Hartford Memorial Scholarship Competition,
Second place winner of the Alltech Scholarship competition, and the 2018 Gold Medal winner of the
American Traditions Vocal Competition.