Born in 1965, Bruno Tomba studied at the Conservatoire National de Région (CNR) de Nancy in the class of his father, Dino Tomba. After winning first prize unanimously at the CNR and the first prize of the inter-regional competition, he won first prize unanimously, first appointed at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris (CNSMDP) in the class of Pierre Thibaud.
After being, for seven years, solo trumpet at the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, he was named trumpet solo supersolist at the Orchestre de Paris in September 1992. He performs as soloist with the Orchestre national de chambre de Toulouse , the Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse, the Orchestre Symphonique et lyrique de Nancy, the Orchestre de Paris. He also gives chamber music concerts with the soloists of the Orchestre de Paris, the Cuivres Français ensemble, the Ensemble de trompettes de Paris and other brass ensembles.
Bruno Tomba began teaching in 1985 at the Conservatoire du Mans, then at the Ecole Nationale de Musique de Troyes. In 1999, he obtained his Certificat d’Aptitude for the duties of trumpet professor and became a professor at the Conservatoire du XIIe arrondissement de Paris, then assistant professor at the CNSMDP in 2007.
Since 2002, Bruno Tomba has been a trainer on the "Finale" software at the Paris City Hall and professor of computer-assisted musical engraving at the Pôle Supérieur Paris Boulogne Billancourt since 2009.