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Netherlands

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Gerardo Rosales

Gerardo Rosales born in Caracas Venezuela began his musical career at the end of the 70’s. In Venezuela he plaid as percussionist with the major orchestras of his country. In 1992, he set up his base in The Netherlands and since then he toured all over world. He has recorded 17 CDs with his band and over 70 CDs with other artists. Gerardo Rosales specializes in Latin Jazz, Salsa and Cuban, Venezuelan and caribbean rhythms. He has founded important projects like Combo Mundial, Venezuelan Masters Orchestra, Charanga La Crisis, Our Latin Groove, La Gran Charanga, Son del Sofa, Descarga Venezolana and many others.

Gerardo Rosales played with The Rosenberg Trio, Saskia Laroo, Hans Dulfer, Benjamin Herman, Peter Beets, Tango Extremo, Drums United, Nueva Manteca, New Cool Colective, Fra Fra Sound, Denisse Jannah, Laura Fygi, Izaline Calister, Metropole Orchestra, Holland Big Band, Cubop City Big Band, Lilian Vieira, Maite Hontelé, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Benny Bailey, Paquito D' ’Rivera, Bebo Valdés, Toots Thielemans, Jimmy Bosch, Herman Olivera, Oscar D' ’León, Jose Alberto "El Canario", Andy Montañéz, Meñique, Edy Martínez, Carlos “Patato” Valdés, Conexión Latina, Orlando Valle “Maraca", Orlando Poleo, Alfredo Rodríguez, Armando Peraza, Luisito Quintero, Ramón Valle, Larry Harlow, Adalberto Santiago, Frankie Vazquez, Oscar Hernandez, Africando and many more.


Gerardo Rosales Albums:

2016 Gerardo Rosales "Salsa Vintage” (New Album, yet to come out!).
2014 Gerardo Rosales "Son Del Sofa" (Single) ITunes
2013 Gerardo Rosales “Síguelo” (CD).
2011 Gerardo Rosales “Chano Pozo's Music” (CD).
2011 Gerardo Rosales “30 Aniversario” (CD).
2010 Cachao Sounds “La Descarga Continúa” (CD).
2010 Gerardo Rosales “Buscando Chamba” (CD).
2009 Venezuelan Masters Orchestra “Toros y Salsa” (CD).
2008 Gerardo Rosales “Salsa Mundial” (CD).
2007 Our Latin Groove “Bringin' it All On Back” (CD).
2005 Gerardo Rosales “Mongomanía” (CD).
2005 Charanga La Crisis “Salsa Antigua” (CD).
2004 Gerardo Rosales “Tribute to Fania” (CD).
2001 Gerardo Rosales “La Salsa es mi Vida” (CD).
2001 Gerardo Rosales & Edy Martínez “Rítmico y Pianístico” (CD).
1999 Gerardo Rosales “El Venezolano” (CD).
1998 Gerardo Rosales “Señor Tambó” (CD).
1996 Gerardo Rosales “Venezuela Sonora” (CD).
1992 Gerardo Rosales “Salsa Pa'lante de Venezuela” (CD).
1991 Gerardo Rosales "Salsa Pa'Lante de Venezuela" (33 RPM Vinyl).



Concerts:

Feria de Cali - Colombia
Teresa Carreño -Venezuela
Poliedro - Venezuela
Toros y Salsa - France
Glastonbury Festival - England
North Sea Jazz Festival - The Netherlands
Bimhuis - The Netherlands
Expo Sevilla - España
SOBs - USA
Ahoy - The Netherlands
Music Haal Berlin - Germany
Jazz Festival - Curazao
Jazz Festival - Bonaire
Salsa Congress - Malaysia
Tabarka Jazz Festival - Tunez
Paradiso - The Netherlands
Melkweg - The Netherlands
Korea - World Music Festival

Other Recordings:

Africando "Viva Africando"
Izaline Calister "Kandela"
Estrella Acosta "Esquina 25"
Tambor Querube "Con Cumaco es Mi Salsa"
Aquiles Baez "La Patilla"
Conexion Latina "La Conexion"
David Rothschild "Lookin Up"
Samba Salad het Metropole Orkest "Live"
The Rosenberg Trio " Sueños Gitanos"
Bebo Valdes "Rides Again"
Soledad Bravo "Raices"
Soledad Bravo "Cuando hay Amor"
Alberto Naranjo y El Trabuco "Imagen Latina"
Alberto Naranjo y Nuevo Mundo Jazz Band "Dulce y Picante"
Maria Rivas "Muare"
Javier Plaza "Libre Soy"
Alberto Caicedo "La Voz de Colombia"
Drums United "World of Rhythm"
Cubop City "Arsenio"
Rumbata "Encuentros"
Yakki Famirie " Gowtu"
Masalsa "Resurreccion"
Marco Antonio Sanchez "Lo que Trajo el Barco"
Michael Simon "Roots United"
Leslie Lopez "Bomba Moderna"
Nils Fischer & Timbazo "Gracias Joe Cuba"
Maite Hontele "Llego La Mona"
Maria Catharina "Obsecion"
Elio Pacheco "50 Aniversario"

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