Biography

Vancouver Jazz Trumpet Daniel HersogJazz trumpet player, composer, and arranger Daniel Hersog is an important young voice on the jazz scene. A graduate of the prestigious New England Conservatory, winner of the acclaimed Gunther Schuller Medal and inductee to the Pi Kappa Lamda honors society, Daniel has studied with a veritable who’s who of jazz music. This includes composition lessons from John Hollenbeck, Dave Holland, Ken Schaphorst, Frank Carlberg and Rakalam Bob Moses. Daniel has also been fortunate to study trumpet with renowned master teachers John Mcneil, Ralph Alessi, and Steve Emery. Daniel has performed all over North America, highlights include several years as a featured performance at the Vancouver International Jazz Festival, New York’s legendary Zinc Bar and Boston’s Ryle’s Jazz club.