Raychel Taylor is a percussionist and music educator. Originally from Northern California, Raychel has moved around the country in pursuit of music and higher education. She earned Bachelor of Music degrees in performance and music theory from the University of North Texas and a Master of Music degree from Northern Illinois University. Over the past two years, Raychel has cultivated her passion for Latin percussion, Balinese gamelan, and Ethnomusicology. In addition to being the Operations Manager for Arcomusical, Raychel teaches in Naperville and is a percussionist for the DeKalb-based band Salsa del Norte.