a child Greg played drums with his father.He moved with his family to Denver in 1971.Later he picked up the trumpet
and flugelhorn.During high
school Gisbert performed with the 1983/84 McDonaldís All-American High School
Jazz Band; he toured and recorded with the group.He graduated from Heritage High School in Littleton in
1984.After high school he
attended the Berklee College of Music where he recorded alongside Cyrus
Chestnut as part of Phil Wilsonís Rainbow Band.
his time at Berklee Greg was offered to go on the road with Buddy Rich.Credits include:Buddy Rich (1985-86), Woody Hermanís
band under Frank Tiberi (1987-89), John Fedchock and Maria Schneider, Gary
Burton (1989), Lew Anderson (1989) and Toshiko Akiyoshi (1989 and
subsequently).In the 1990ís
he played with Mingus Epitaph (90-92), Frank Wess, Clark Terry, Mickey Tucker
and Buck Clayton (1991), Danny DíImperio (91) Norman Simmons (92) John Hicks
(92) Fedchock and Schneider again and with the Convergence quintet.
1994 to 1997 he worked with Joe Roccisano and recorded with Chuck Bergeron,
Loren Schoenberg and Ken Peplowski.He accompanied Carol Sloane and Susannah McCorkle in large ensembles in
1996.He has recorded three
albums under his own name for Criss Cross Jazz.
has also branched out in producing; bringing the up and coming conductor and
composer Chie Imiazumi, to the publicís attention, acting as producer of her
debut album, Unfailing Kindness.
is a founding member of Convergence, whose members include Paul Romaine on
drums and Jon Gunther on saxophoneThe highly regarded group is based in Colorado and can often be heard
playing at the Pec Too in North Denver.