Zeno Baldi was born in Verona (1988). He majored in composition and graduated from the Kunstuniversität Graz, where he studied under Klaus Lang, and the Giuseppe Verdi Giuseppe Conservatory in Milano, where he studied under Gabriele Manca. He was selected for the Session de Composition Voix Nouvelles 2013 (Fondation Royaumont) and ManiFeste Academy 2014 (IRCAM, Paris).
He writes works for acoustic instruments and various electronic devices.
His music has been performed at festivals, including the London Ear Festival, the Rondò (Milano), Firenze Suona Contemporanea (Florence), the MATA (New York), Smog, (Bruxelles), Nuova Musica alla Fenice (Venezia) e Rondò (Milano). He has collaborated with ensembles and musicians, such as the Ensemble Intercontemporain, the Linea Ensemble, the Ensemble Zeitfluss, the Divertimento Ensemble, the Ex Novo Ensemble, Schallfeld Ensemble, Hopper Ensemble, Marco Fusi, Heather Roche, Manu Mayr and others.
His first monographic CD, Bonsai, performed by the Divertimento Ensemble, was released under the Stradivarius label in 2017.