Bio

FABIO ZINI

Composer, guitarist, orchestrator

Fabio ZIni is a professional musician, performing guitarist and composer in classical music, tango and flamenco.
In 2007 he was nominated for a Grammy in the Tango genre.
Originally from Argentina, he holds a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education from the National University, Santa Fe, Argentina.

He studied Orchestration and Film Scoring at Berklee College of Music, Boston USA. 

Since 1996 Fabio lives and works in the USA, performing on luxury cruise lines as Cristal, Holland America Cruise Lines, NCL, Carnival UK etc. and venues around the US over 20 years. He has composed several works for the guitar and other instruments, including a Concerto for guitar and orchestra.

The Ten Commandments of the Guitar, book and CD, is a collection of Fabio’s original compositions, illustrating his technique, where he has developed the Zinistesia System - the first musical notation in color for guitar in the USA and Canada.
He also taught guitar to students at Florida International University in Miami. His several studio albums available on iTunes, Amazon, Spotify and other online platforms: "My love is Tango", "Piazzolla’s Memories", "El Viaje", "The 10 Commandments for the Guitar".

In 2017 Classical Guitar Magazine published their video pick of Fabio Zini playing Piazzolla's Adios Nonino.

As a live performer, Fabio brings charisma and cheer to every performance. With a vast and eclectic musical repertoire, Fabio connects with his audiences on an intimate level. Music is Fabio’s passion, and he constantly strives to push the boundaries of musical excellence, originality, and diversity with his compositions and guitar renditions.