- Category : 1970-births
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Sleeping Phoenix 1
Belgian jazz pianist and leader of the Éric Legnini Trio. Legnini was born in an artistic family coming from Italy. The family immigrated to Belgium, where he started playing the piano at age 6 and initiated in jazz in his teens. In 1988 he traveled to the United States for 2 years to study American jazz styles. Returning as a teacher of jazz piano at the Brussels Royal Conservatory of Music, where he met Jacques Pelzer.
He lives now in Paris, playing with his own trio.