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Ramon Fossati

Born: September 14, 1965    Primary Instrument: Trombone

Ramon Fossati

Born in Barcelona and based in Paris, Ramon Fossati is a trombonist, composer and arranger.

Fossati begins his career as a guitarist, debuting in Barcelona in 1986. In 1989 he moves to Paris, where he founds and directs, together with vibraphonist Oriol Bordas, the Paris-Barcelona Swing Connection, a nonet that impacts Europe with 4 albums and more than 500 concerts between 1990 and 1995.

After this intense period as a guitarist, composer and producer, his career was marked by a turning point. Fossati discovers in the trombone the instrument that fully meets his expressive needs. Its versatility, lyricism and its wide timbre possibilities absolutely attracts him and he decides to devote himself to the trombone....
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Awards:

In 2008 he obtains the Enderrock price for the best Jazz recording of Catalonia, with the CD “The Black Key”, recorded with Toni Solà and Ignasi Terraza Trio.

·Paris-Barcelona Swing Connection : "Hard Swing" (Blow! Records)
·Paris-Barcelona Swing Connection : "Live in Barcelona" (Blow! Records)
·"Frank Wess Meets The Paris-Barcelona" (Fresh Sound New Talent)
·Paris-Barcelona Swing Connection & Wild Bill Davis : "Wild Cat" (Black & Blue)
·Big Band Swing (Covadia)
·Pierre Esteve : Obscura (MMM)
·Fanfare Des d’où ? Dingues (Last Call Records)
·Pierre Esteve : Metal (Shooting Star)
·Antoine Sahler : Je Suis Parti (Harmonia Mundi)
·Laurent Bronner Quintet : Adam's Session (Ra & Amon Productions)
·Jean-Pierre Derouard Swing Music : Huchette Street Parade (Juste une Trace)
·Jean-Pierre Derouard Swing Music : Mr. Armstrong (Juste une Trace)
·Five in Orbit (Quadrant Records)
·Ramon Fossati & Toni Sola with Ignasi Terraza Trio : The Black Key (Swing Alley)
·Ramon Fossati Sextet : Callin’ the Spirits (Juste une Trace)
.Five in Orbit : FrEAKS (Fresh Sound New Talent)

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Primary Instrument:
Trombone

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