Meet the musicians

Gabriel Harris

Gabriel Harris is a double bassist based in Bloomington, Indiana. He is the Associate Instructor of Double Bass at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music, where he is currently pursuing a Performer’s Diploma under the tutelage of Jeffrey Turner. Gabriel is a member of the Richmond (Indiana) Symphony Orchestra and has performed with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic, the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra, and the Columbus Indiana Philharmonic.

Prior to moving to Bloomington, he spent nearly a decade in New York, where his primary teachers were Timothy Cobb, Orin O’Brien, and
Ira Gold. During this time, he was an active freelance musician and was Principal Bass of the Brooklyn Chamber Orchestra. Gabriel has spent previous summers at the Aspen Music Festival and as a fellow with the National Repertory Orchestra and the Round Top Festival Institute.