Gabriele Malloggi

Gabriele Malloggi was born in Pisa in 1972 and started playing the Trombone at the age of 9 with Maestro A. Andreotti. In 1991 he obtained the Scientific Experimental Maturity "Biologico Sanitaro" and then continued his musical studies with Maestro Walter Carpano at the "Luigi Cherubini" Conservatory of Florence where he graduated in Trombone in 1994.

He perfected and specialized in Bass Trombone under the guidance of teachers such as Micha Davis (Israel Philarmonic), Charles G. Vernon (Chicago Symphony Orchestra) and Steve Norrell (MET Opera House in New York).

In 1994 he was selected by the "A. Toscanini" Academy of Imola to take part in the Advanced Course in Orchestra.

From 1995 to 1996 he was Bass Trombonist of the Military Band of the "Folgore Paratroopers Brigade", after which he began to collaborate with numerous orchestras.

In 1999, as the winner of the competition, he was chosen by Maestro Zubin Mehta to play the role of Bass Trombone in the „Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Orchestra“, where he still plays - performing with world-famous conductors such as C. Abbado, Z. Mehta, S. Ozawa, W. Sawallish, R. Muti, V. Giergiev and many others.
Today, as well as being part of "Gli Ottoni del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino", he collaborates with important musical institutions such as the Teatro alla Scala Orchestra, Filarmonica della Scala, Accademia di Santa Cecila Orchestra, La Fenice GranTeatro also as a Double Bass Trombonist.
He teaches Trombone at the Italian Brass Week, has an intense teaching activity taking master classes in Italy but also in Japan, the United States and South America and is often present in commissions of competitions in the Orchestra.

From 2007 to 2017 he collaborates with other important brands, working in direct contact with Research and Development and contributing greatly to the development of bass trombones.
From February 2018 he began his collaboration with the "XO Sophisticated Brass" accepting its endorsement.

Gabriele Malloggi plays
Bb/F/Gb/D Bass Trombone XO1240LT