Andrea Lombardini is one of Europe’s most original electric bass players. Winner of “Euro Bass Day” contest in 2004, he is equally at home in many musical styles and has played jazz professionally since 2000 with many Italian top players like Pietro Tonolo, Francesco Bearzatti, Gianluca Petrella, Roberto Cecchetto and many others. He played also with Michael Blake, Dave Binney, Steve Cardenas, Jason Lindner, Mark de Clive-Lowe, Kelvin Sholar, Jonas Burgwinkel and others.
As a leader and composer he recorded “Alt”, a piano trio with Leo Genovese and Bob Gullotti; the “Broken Band” quintet with Fulvio Sigurtà, Federico Casagrande, Francesco Bigoni and Marcos Cavaleiro; “The Framers”, with Phil Mer and Jason Lindner, and “poL0” with Paolo Porta and other guests. His last record “DIMINUENDO” with Michel Godard and Emanuele Maniscalco is going to be released internationally on CAM Jazz label in 2016.
He played and recorded also with several Italian pop stars like Mario Biondi, Malika Ayane, Red Canzian and Annalisa Scarrone. After obtaining his degree in Philosophy with a thesis on improvisation and, later, in Jazz Music at the Steffani Conservatory of Music, he now teaches jazz electric bass at Tomadini Conservatory of Music in Udine.