Antonio Baldassarre holds a PhD from the University of Zurich and was Research Fellow at the Research Center for Music Iconography (The Graduate Center of The City University of New York) and Director of the youth music school “Pfannenstil”. His professional teaching positions have included Lecturer and Guest Professor for musicology, ethnomusicology and music theory at the universities of Basel and Zurich, the Department of Musicology, Faculty of Music, University of Arts in Belgrade, the Escuela Nacional de Música of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México and the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna. Since 2011 he has been Director of Research and Development of Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Department of Music.


MA: University of Zurich, Switzerland

PhD: University of Zurich, Switzerland

Visting Scholar, lecturer etc.:

  • Research Center for Music Iconography, The City University of New York

  • University of Basel

  • University of Zurich

  • Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien

  • Faculty of Music, University of Arts, Belgrade

  • Facultad de Música, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

  • Conservatorium of Music, University of Tasmania


Full list of publications and presentations see: https://www.hslu.ch/de-ch/hochschule-luzern/ueber-uns/personensuche/profile/?pid=859


Blog Posts


    President of Répertoire International d’Iconographie Musicale (RIdIM)

    President of Willy Burkhard-Gesellschaft

    Member Directorium International Musicological Society

    Member Council Swiss Musicological Society, Zurich Chapter

    Member Editorial Boards of: “Art in Music”, “Imago Musicae”, “TheMA”


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