Zeno Gabaglio

Zeno Gabaglio (Vacallo)
Classical, contemporary music, improvised music

Musician, critic


Since training as a cellist and obtaining a master’s in free improvisation and a further degree in philosophy (Lugano, Basel and Florence), Zeno Gabaglio has devoted himself to music in all its facets, with a preference for authentic, innovative and unconventional musical genres.

To date he has released three recordings, written around twenty film and theatre music scores, and taken part in various concerts in Europe, America and Asia.In Switzerland, he is also a freelance music critic, organiser and lecturer.
He is a member of the SUISA Council and of the Music Subcommittee of the Canton of Ticino, a professor at the Swiss Italian Music Academy, and works for RSI Rete Due and Radio Gwendalyn.

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