Jerry Gonzalez

Real Name:
Gerald Gonzalez
Profile:
American jazz trumpeter, flugelhornist and percussionist (born June 5, 1949 in New York City, New York).
Brother of Andy Gonzalez.

He died at the Hospital Clínico (Madrid) due to smoke inhalation after a fire broke out in his apartment in the Lavapiés neighborhood (Madrid, Spain) on October 1, 2018.

Jerry worked with : Dizzy Gillespie, Jaco Pastorius, McCoy Tyner, Kenny Dorham, Eddie Palmieri (in the group "El Son"), "Manny Oquendo's Conjunto Libre", in his own groups called "Jerry Gonzalez & the Fort Apache".
Recorded or performed with many jazz artists, including : Dizzy Gillespie, Jaco Pastorius, Tony Williams, McCoy Tyner, Kenny Dorham, Anthony Braxton, Tito Rodriguez, Ray Barretto, Eddie Palmieri, Tito Puente, Paquito D'Rivera, Machito.
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Albums

AMCL 1001 Jerry Gonzalez - Ya Yo Me Curé album art Jerry Gonzalez Ya Yo Me Curé (Album) American Clavé AMCL 1001 US 1980 Sell This Version
SSC 1036D Jerry Gonzalez - Rumba Para Monk album art Jerry Gonzalez Rumba Para Monk (Album) Sunnyside SSC 1036D France 1989 Sell This Version
FRL-CD 015 Jerry Gonzalez - Trio + Two album art Cindy Blackman, Santi Debriano, David Fiuczynski Feat. Greg Osby And Jerry Gonzalez Cindy Blackman, Santi Debriano, David Fiuczynski Feat. Greg Osby And Jerry Gonzalez - Trio + Two(CD, Album) Free Lance FRL-CD 015 France 1991 Sell This Version
82591-2 Jerry Gonzalez - Acoustic Masters II album art Bobby Hutcherson, Craig Handy, Lenny White, Jerry Gonzalez Bobby Hutcherson, Craig Handy, Lenny White, Jerry Gonzalez - Acoustic Masters II (Album) Atlantic 82591-2 US 1994 Sell This Version
LR 1003 Jerry Gonzalez -  Jerry González Y Los Piratas Del Flamenco album art Jerry González* Y Los Piratas Del Flamenco Jerry González* Y Los Piratas Del Flamenco - Jerry González Y Los Piratas Del Flamenco (Album) Lola Records (3) LR 1003 Spain 2002 Sell This Version
0602498571194 Jerry Gonzalez - Music For Big Band album art Jerry González* Music For Big Band (Album) EmArcy 0602498571194 Spain 2006 Sell This Version
5249835722 Jerry Gonzalez - Avísale A Mi Contrario Que Aquí Estoy Yo  album art Jerry Gonzalez Y Los Comandos De La Clave* Avísale A Mi Contrario Que Aquí Estoy Yo (Album) Warner Music Spain S.L., Cigala Music 5249835722 Spain 2010 Sell This Version
none Jerry Gonzalez - Avísale A Mi Contrario Que Aquí Estoy Yo album art y los comandos de la clave* Avísale A Mi Contrario Que Aquí Estoy Yo(CD, Album, Promo, Car) Cigala Music none Spain 2010 Sell This Version
SSC 1228 Jerry Gonzalez - Jerry Gonzalez Y El Comando De La Clave album art Jerry Gonzalez Jerry Gonzalez Y El Comando De La Clave(CD) Sunnyside SSC 1228 US 2011 Sell This Version
YOUKALI 097 Jerry Gonzalez - A Tribute To The Apache Band album art Jerry Gonzalez & Miguel Blanco Jerry Gonzalez & Miguel Blanco - A Tribute To The Apache Band(CD, Album) Youkali Music YOUKALI 097 Spain 2014 Sell This Version