Jacques Reuter

Member since 1995
Lead trombone
Assistant musical director since 2015

Studied classical trombone in the class of René Meyers. Prix de Capacité avec distinction en 1990

Jazz class of the conservatory of Esch/Alzette with Ernie Hammes, Georg Letellier and Marc Harles.
1er prix in 1999.

Musical projects and bands (Past and Present)

  • Salsabor -Salsa made in Luxembourg
  • Funky P 
  • Luxembourg Jazz Orchestra
  • Harmonie Municipale de Dudelange
  • 5tet Alles Blech

Occasional appearances with :

  • SaarLorLux Big Band with Carley Bley
  • Big Band Opus 78
  • Luxembourg Little Big Band
  • Providers Cover Band
  • What the Funk

Masterclasses and collaborations with : 

Maynard Fergusson, Slide Hampton, Bob Mintzer, Joe Alessi, Michel Camilo, Jon Faddis, Freddy Cole, Michel Becquet, Phil Abraham, and many more great moments.

Favorite Music

Nils Landgren – Funky Abba
Snarky Puppy & Metropole Orchestra – Sylvia
Michel Camilo – One More Once
All groovy stuff like Earth, Wind & Fire , Tower of Power, Jamiroquai

Career highlights

On stage with Maynard Ferguson (back in 2001)
Featured soloist at the 2018 Jeju International Wind Festival in South Korea with HMD

Gear :

A customised P1 Viper by Musik Kröger in Trier https://www.kroeger-trumpets.com/#/products/206
with a carbon slide by DaCarbo www.dacarbo.ch

Mouthpieces by :

AR Resonance www.arresonance.com available at
Atelier du Son in Pétange

Neumann MCM Clip-Mic with Shure Wireless