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Artists

Gino Lattuca

Instrument: 
trumpet
Ensembles: 
Brussels Jazz Orchestra

Biography

Gino Lattuca is of Italian stock but was born in Belgium.

Having obtained a First Prize for Trumpet at the Mons Conservatoire, he played a few concerts with the BRT radio orchestra, after which he decided to focus fully on jazz. His first jazz performance was at the prestigious Jazz Middelheim festival in 1983.

In 1985 he plays on pianist Kris Defoort’s album Diva Smiles. Soon after, he starts a duo with  Charles Loos and regularly appears with Félix Simtaine’s ACT Big Band. 
Other artists with whom he often collaborates include Bruno Castellucci, Mimi Verderame, the Brussels Jazz Orchestra, Steve Houben, David Linx, Michel Herr, Sal La Rocca, ...
 
In 2009 he releases an album as leader, alongside Philip Catherine, Bart De Nolf as well as Mimi Verderame.