Erica Gabriel received her Bachelor’s Degree in Vocal Performance and Pedagogy from Oakwood University. Her training also includes a Master’s degree from the University of Michigan. She has performed with the Chicago Symphony orchestra,  Savannah Philharmonic and the Jackson Symphony. She was cast in Ravinia’s production of Bernstein’s Mass, a premier for the Chicago Symphony, which was revived a year later and Aired on the PBS Television Network as a part of their “Great Performances” series.

Her competition credits include  The Alma Blackmon Scholarship Award, Winner of Classical Singer Regional University Competition, winner of the Hartford Memorial Scholarship Competition,  and the 2018 Gold Medal winner of the American Traditions Vocal Competition.