Richie  has conducted more than 450 clinics and remains one of the most in demand educators and clinicians.

Garcia has recorded and/or performed with Christopher Cross, Diana Ross, Sting, Phil Collins, Don Henley, Patti LaBelle, and Hiroshima.

Richie collaborated with LP to create the popular Gajate Bracket and the Richie Gajate-Garcia Signature Series Congas and Bongos.