Every note he plays conveys Aquino’s devotion to his musical heritage. With a soft tone and yet great urgency he develops his melodies and brings out all of the beauty in them. Trumpeter Luca Aquino was born in the beautiful city of Benevento in the heart of Italy. With the local orquestra, he recorded his personal "Italian Songbook" in which he shows his devotion and his Italian roots.
“The way, how he sets focusses, where he holds back, where he ornaments and where he gets prosaic and clear, reminds one of the flow of human speaking. To create great feelings with small notes is his true strength.” (Rondo)