Alfi Kabiljo was born 1935. in Zagreb. He has been composing for over 60 years. During that time he has created an opus of more than 40 film and more than 100 episode soundtracks, eleven musical theaters, two musical films and two ballets. His musical theaters have been performed over 2000 times.
He was taught music by the Croatian composer Rudolf Matz and later enrolled the Vatroslav Lisinski music school. Roger Samyn helped him brush up his composing skills. Kabiljo is a former president of the Croatian Composers' Society and a member of the FIDOF organization.