Originally from Portland, Maine, GABRIEL TERRACCIANO is a violinist and composer currently residing in Brooklyn, New York. Classically trained from a young age, Gabe has spent his career focusing on playing the violin in a variety of non-classical genres, including jazz, bluegrass, rock, and hip hop, among others. He has played throughout the United States as well as Internationally, including at the 2018 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.
Gabe most recently was awarded First Prize in the 2018 Freshgrass Fiddle Competition and won Third Prize in the 2018 Zbigniew Seifert Jazz Violin Competition. Gabe holds undergraduate degrees from Tufts University and the New England Conservatory of Music, and a Master’s degree from New York University in jazz performance. He has studied with teachers including Tanya Kalmanovitch, Don Doane, Cecil McBee, John Scofield, Ari Hoenig, and Rob Thomas.