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LUCIANO DE LUCA

Euphonium

CURRICULUM

Principal Euphonium of the Italian Brass Band and Euphonium player in the National Band of the Italian Police.
At the age of four, Luciano began study in euphonium first with his father, then continue with Matteo Caramaschi already Euphonist in the National Band of the Italian Police.
In 2006 he completed his euphonium studies with Steven Mead at the Higher Institute of Band studies in Trento, obtaining a higher degree.
In 2007, he obtained his Academic Trombone Degree cum Laude at the St. Cecilia Conservatory of Music in Rome under the guidance of  Vincenzo Tiso. In the same year he won the Via Vittoria Prix, awarded to the five best degree placements in Italy.
De Luca has studied with Steven Mead, Robert Childs, David Childs, Andrea Conti, Jaques Mauger, Jay Freidman, Charles Vernon, Anne Jelle Visser, Gianluca Gagliardi and Federico Ventura.
Luciano De Luca has worked with some of the world’s foremost conductors, including Riccardo Muti, Daniel Barenboim, Myung Whun Chung, Lorin Mazel, Riccardo Chailly, Zubin Mehta, Maurizio Billi, Markus Stenz, Gianluigi Gelmetti, Alessio Vlad, Asher Fish and Roberto Granata; touring in England, France, Germany, Poland, Spain, Switzerland and China.
He is also the winner of several orchestral auditions, including those for the Rome Opera theatre Orchestra, the City of  Rouen Orchestra in France, the Symphony Orchestra of Rome (Academy of Arts) and the Symphony Orchestra of the Rome Conservatory.
At the age of 21, Luciano won the National Competition for Euphonium in the National Band of the Italian Police, where he frequently performs as a soloist.
He has taught in numerous master classes in cultural and musical institutions in Italy and abroad, including The Academy of International Euphonium in France.
From 2016-17 he is Professor of  High Specialization Courses in Euphonium in San Polo Dei Cavalieri, his country of origin.
He is First Euphonium in the Italian Brass Band with which he has won numerous competitions in recent years.
Euphonium Soloist in the brass ensemble of the Santa Cecilia National Academy in Rome. He is also the founder of the Italian Sound Quartet, which has won prestigious International competitions.
In 2013-2014 he was Miraphone Artist, in June 2015 he became official artist for Besson, Buffet & Crampon Group and in July 2019 he was named Denis Wick Artist.
He plays with Besson Prestige Euphonium and uses Mouthpiece and Accessories Denis Wick.