MICHAEL S. GAYLE
Some of the world’s most intriguing, gifted and famous musicians hail from Germany, such as Bach, Beethoven, Wagner and Michael S. Gayle. Michael, a native of Stuttgart, Germany raised in the United States, is a multi-talented musician and Composer with a background in Caribbean/Jazz, Gospel, Contemporary Christian, and Classical music. He is a proficient Singer, Songwriter, Producer, Composer, and Film Scorer, with excellent skills in various instruments including the saxophone & piano.
At the tender age of four, Michael started playing the Melodica without formal training. By age eleven he learned the saxophone and played extensively at school and community functions. Michael was so committed to broadening his musical knowledge, that he attended Adelphi University, College of Arts and Sciences, where he obtained his Bachelor of Science in Music (B.S.). He majored in Music performance with a concentration in Music Composition. He also obtained a Masters of Music in Film Scoring and Multimedia (M.M.), in the Spring of 2018 from New York University, Steinhardt School of Music, as well as a Master's of Education in Music and Music Education (Ed.M.) in 2021 from Teachers College, Columbia University. He is now pursuing a Doctorate (Ed.D.) from Columbia University, Teachers College.
Michael is the Founder and CEO of Michael S. Gayle Media Inc. a production company that provides a variety of entertainment services under one umbrella. Michael Gayle is a force to be reckoned with in today’s music. Michael's music is reminiscent of the classic musical structure found in songs of the ‘80s with a Caribbean/Jazz-infused style. Michael’s profound love for music is evident in each note he plays, and his dedication to sharing this love with one and all will ensure his musical longevity in an otherwise short-lived industry. You can find Michael playing the saxophone, organ or keyboard on Sundays at The Greater Allen Cathedral. He is also an Adjunct Professor at St. Johns University and an Adjunct Instructor at Columbia University.
Mike as he is known by most, is a devoted husband and father of four
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