Michel’Le Baptiste is an LA-based drummer who performs with artists such as 5th Harmony, Chloe & Halle and Beyonce.
Since taking up drums as young as two years old, Baptiste has learned her craft from drum greats such as Kim Plainfield, Neil Smith and Harvey Manson. Graduating from Berklee College of music in 2014, she moved to LA to launch her professional drumming career. Baptiste performed with Beyonce at Superbowl 2015 before touring with the group 5th Harmony, and playing in venues like Madison Square Garden, Staples Center and many others. Baptiste currently works with artists Chloe & Halle, VINCINT and upcoming group, Harville.
At Loop, Michel’Le will host a Workshop and Studio Session on tracking and recording drums. She’ll show how microphone technique, placement, EQ and gain structure can be used in combination to create powerful-sounding drums on record.