Roland Gajate-Garcia
Upon graduating from California State University, Northridge,  Roland Gajate-Garcia has worked with a diverse collection of artists, from Frankie Valli And The Four Seasons to Patti LaBelle, Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, Iranian singer Googoosh (Faegheh Atashin), and Armenian vocalist Armenchik (Armen Gondrachyan). Based in Los Angeles, Gajate-Garcia earned a reputation as the go-to percussionist for performance-based reality TV work, having played on such popular shows as American Idol, The Voice and now currently Dancing With the Stars.