Gianluca Del Re always sought the contact to music and grew up with classical piano and Rock ’n’ Roll. When his musical taste drew him to blues he changed from piano to electrical guitar. He made his first concert experiences with the garage rock band ‘abilities’. During high school he played with the Gallus College Big Band under the guidance of Orlando Ribar. He also participated in several classical and jazz projects of his music school. After a prep year for music university at ZHDK he decided not to study music and to keep on pursuing it as his passion. Gianluca is currently studying Slavic Studies and Political Science at the University of Zurich.