Gianluca Petrella is a trombonist, composer and music producer. He was the winner of the “Down Beat Critics Poll” award as best rising jazz star. He collaborates with the best international musicians: Steve Swallow, Carla Bley, Steve Coleman, Lester Bowie, Pat Metheny, Enrico Rava, Roberto Gatto, Stefano Bollani and Paolo Fresu. He regularly participates in the most important Festivals around the world. He is very active also in electronic and pop music, collaborating with Nicola Conte, Dj Ralf and Lorenzo Jovanotti.