We’re very happy to announce that British trumpeter Gerard Presencer will release his long awaited new album featuring the Danish Radio Big Band with Edition in Spring 2016.
Gerard first emerged onto the international scene almost 25 years ago, aged 18, when Blue Note picked him up to perform on the US3 version of Cantaloupe Island, one of the biggest selling Jazz/Rap records of the 1990s.
Since then, he has played with a who’s who of international jazz celebrities including Chris Potter, Mark Turner, Jeff Ballard, Larry Grenadier, Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, Randy Brecker, Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, John Taylor, Bill Frisell, Steve Swallow, Stan Tracey and Bob Berg as well as a sideman with Sting, Jamiroquai, James Brown, Zero 7, Ray Charles and Joni Mitchell.
Gerard has been a member of Charlie Watts’ various jazz groups over the last 25 years, touring the world and releasing several albums in various groups of the Jazz loving Stone!
Currently working as trumpet soloist with the Danish Radio Big Band, Gerard will release his long awaited new album ‘Groove Travels’ on Edition Records, featuring his compositions and arrangements.