Michel Padrón is a rising musician, trumpeter, trombonist, composer, arranger and music producer. Born in Havana (Cuba), Michel came to UK for the first time in 1998 to play, teach & arrange music.
He is currently very active in the UK jazz scene, being one of the most significant exponents of Latin Jazz in the nation.He also performs in the whole UK with bands and groups playing various music genres.
Padrón also performs throughout Europe, with various musical projects. He records and produces music both in his home studio and in various big and renowned studios in UK and Spain; he records whole brass sections for artists and bands from all over the world who request his services.
After many years working as the band leader & music director of the Latin band Asere,
he has been in two tours around USA leading a bigger project, ASERE & THE HAVANA CUBA ALL STAR.(2016 & 2019).His project ASERE has a renowned career over 22 years in the world music scene with collaborations with Billy Cobham and Toto la Momposina.
Michel Padron is also teacher of Brass, Piano and Keyboards at the North Somerset Music Service, an educational division of the North Somerset Council , and teaches in several primary and secondary schools in the region.
He is also still working on his first Solo project where his unique trumpet sound will merge with different grooves & styles.
Concert with Babaji Band , JAMASHTAMI FEST.
Perform @ THE CUBAN, with Indira Roman
The Cuban, BRISTOL
Concert at Harbourside, with Ramon Vallejo y su Conjunto
Harbourside No.1, 1 Canon´s St.BS1, BRISTOL
Concert in Harbourside Festival.Dockside Latin Big Band.