Gerard Presencer

Chasing Reality - CD

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 9422-2
  • Barcode: 6 14427 94222 7
  • German Release: 01/03/2003
  • Genre: Nu Jazz

"Funkelnde Trompeten- und Flügelhorn-Feuerwerke"

CD € 17,50

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Gerard Presencer is universally recognized as one of the best trumpet / flugelhorn players in his field. He was first noticed on the world stage at the age of 18, for his work with Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts, who he continues to work with; writing, producing and playing. However he is probably best known for his solo work on the 3 million selling album by US3, Hand on the Torch on Bluenote. It is Gerards' trumpet that is featured so heavily on the big hit of that CD, Cantaloop. On the British Jazz scene, Gerard has won the trumpet category of the British Jazz Awards 4 times, most recently in 2002. He has recorded with Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea and vibraphonist Joe Locke alongside with Bob Berg. Gerard has always played many diverse forms of music. He has recently completed work on a filmscore with Jonny Greenwood of Radiohe...

line up

Gerard Presencer - trumpet & flugelhorn
Geoffrey Keezer - Fender Rhodes piano & Moog
Joe Locke - vibraphone
Adam Goldsmith & John Parricelli - guitars
Jeremy Brown - accoustic & electric bass
Tommy Wadlow - accoustic piano
Chris Dagley - drums

Recording Information

Recorded at Jacobs' Studios, England
Engineered, mixed and mastered by Calum Malcom
Produced by Siobhan Lamb & Gerard Presencer