Andrea Lucchi is Principal solo Trumpet in the Orchestra Sinfonica dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia. He graduated at the Conservatory Gioacchino Rossini in Pesaro and completed his studies with distinction at the Hochschule für Musik in Detmold (Germany). During his career he has had many collaborations with some of the most important national and international symphony orchestras, including the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI, the Orchestra Filarmonica della Scala, the Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, the Hamburg NDR Sinfonieorchester and the Freiburg SWR Orchestra. Since 2010 he is permanent professor of the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia trumpet master classes called “I Fiati”. He has performed under the most famous conductors such as Antonio Pappano, Riccardo Muti, Kurt Masur, George Prêtre, Lorin Maazel, Valery Gergiev. He has distinguished himself in competitions as ARD in Munich, CIEM in Geneva, Porcia, Ponchielli in Cremona and Stresa.