Christian Lauba

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Birthday
26, 1952
Birthplace
Sfax, Tunisia
Birth Sign
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Birthday
26, 1952 (age 66)
Birthplace
Sfax, Tunisia

About

Known for his musical compositions for the saxophone that integrated North African music with Japanese influences. He occasionally used a pseudonym for his jazz and rag-music compositions: Jean Matitia.

Before Fame

He received his formal education at the Université de Bordeaux and the Conservatory at Bordeaux where he was taught by the famed Michel Fusté-Lambezat.

Trivia

He was named Artistic Director of the Orchestre National Bordeaux Aquitaine in 2004.

Family Life

He was born in Sfax, Tunisia, but his family relocated to Bordeaux, France.

Associated With

He and world leader Moncef Marzouki were both born in Tunisia.