Lina Allemano Lina Allemano

LINA ALLEMANO is a Canadian trumpeter, improviser, and prolific composer with an active international career, performing and recording cutting-edge contemporary music primarily in experimental, conceptual, improvised and jazz settings, but also working in a wide array of other genres. Born and raised in Edmonton Alberta, Allemano moved to Toronto in 1993. She is educated in both classical and jazz trumpet and specializes in extended technique on her instrument. Allemano now splits her time between the music scenes in TORONTO and BERLIN, and she runs her own internationally-acclaimed record label LUMO RECORDS.

Allemano composes music primarily for her forward-thinking acoustic quartet LINA ALLEMANO FOUR, which celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2015, as well as her Berlin- based power-trio OHRENSCHMAUS. She also leads the electric improvising quartet TITANIUM RIOT and the trumpet / live-processing duo BLOOP, and is a longtime member of Rob Clutton’s CLUTTERTONES. As well as being a side-musician in many other groups in both Toronto and Berlin, Allemano is also busy collaborating with many of today’s top groundbreaking musicians in countless other international projects. She has been releasing albums and touring extensively with her bands and many others all across Canada, USA and Europe for years. As a session musician, Allemano's trumpet playing can also be heard on countless albums, film and television soundtracks.

Read more

Tags

Please visit https://linaallemano.com/
Primary Instrument

Trumpet

Location

Toronto

Clinic/Workshop Information

Trumpet, Composition, Improvisation

Photos

Albums

Album Five of Us

Five of Us

pfMentum
2019

buy
Album Sometimes Y by Lina Allemano

Sometimes Y

Lumo Records
2017

buy
Album Jargon by Lina Allemano

Jargon

Lumo Records
2010

buy

Watch

Similar Jazz Musicians

Tomatito Tomatito
guitar

Shop for Music

Start your music shopping from All About Jazz and you'll support us in the process. Learn how.