Appearing throughout much of the northeast and Italy, Gabriel Remillard started on the violin at age 8. After encouragement from his childhood teacher Betsy Kobayashi, Gabriel picked up the viola in middle school. Gabriel immediately fell in love with the dark rich sound of the viola.
Attending the Hartt School in Connecticut for his undergraduate and graduate degrees studying with Steve Larson and Rita Porfiris. Gabriel has performed with some of New England and Italy’s best ensembles such as the Hartford Symphony. Gabriel has also appeared on NPR and PBS with the likes of Matthew Morrison from “Glee” and Idina Menzel from “Wicked”. Gabriel is an avid chamber musician and soloist obtaining numerous awards and honors for his work on and off the stage. Gabriel is a full time teacher of traditional and Suzuki lessons. Obtaining his long term training from renowned Suzuki Trainer Teri Einfeldt. Gabriel has a deep love of fiddling fostered from his first childhood teacher Ellen Gawler. Living in West Hartford Gabriel enjoys adventuring as much as possible.