Born 1977 in Göteborg, Sweden
2004-2006 University of Gothenburg, SNOA – Master of orchestral playing
1998-2003 Royal Danish Music Conservatory in Copenhagen, performing musician
Teachers: Cello, prof. Morten Zeuthen. Chamber music, Tim Fredriksen
2002 Exchange student at Conservatoire National Supérieure de Musique et Danse de Lyon, France. Teacher: prof. Yvan Chiffolo
1996-98 Music conservatory in Falun, Sweden.
Masterclasses; Arto Noras, Peter Wiespelway, Torleif Thedéen, Artis quartet.
Professional musical experience:
2005 - present
Working as substitute in orchestras such as:
GSO - Gothenburg symphony orchestra
Malmö symphony orhestra (full time contract 6 months 2007)
Solo/chamber music concerts and projects:
Recieved a working grant from Konstnärsnämnden (Swedish Arts Grants Committee)
Concerts with ensemble Mimitabu at Sound of Stockholm, Atalante, Artisten, Cinnober (solo and chambermusic)
Concerts with Curious Chamber Players at Bludenz festival, Germany
Performing Ming Tsao´s opera ”Prosperos garden” with Gageego at the Gothenburg opera
Premiered the opera ”Akvarium” by Roger Assar Johansson with Man Must Sing at Atalante
Concerts with Makadam at Sound of Stockholm, Kalv festival, Konstepidemin
Performing with Scenatet at Warsaw Autumn festival (”Infinito nero” by S.Sciarrino and Angel view by Juliana Hodkinson) Concerts in Copenhagen and Hong Kong
Improvisation concert at Klubb Entra, Nefertiti
Release concert for ”Ghost inside ghost” album, music by Anna Eriksson
Performing ”The Bear”, opera by W. Walton with Opera Estrad at Kronhuset, Göteborg
Recieved a working grant from Konstnärsnämnden (Swedish Arts Grants Committee)
Concerts with Curious Chamber Players in New York (MATA festival and at DiMenna center) Khimaira Stockholm, Levande Musik Atalante
Concerts with Mimitabu in Stenhammarsalen (arr. Levande Musik), at Artisten with Klaus Lang, Malmö (RANK kompfest) Cinnober (solo and chamber music)
MonoMono releases a new album ”Två porträtt” and performs in Århus at ”Where were we” festival, Sound of Stockholm and in Gothenburg
Concert with Makadam at Khimaira, Sthlm
Concerts with Scenatet at Nordic Music Days in Copenhagen, Berlin (Radialsystem) and performing S.Sciarrino opera ”Infinito nero” at Maskinehallen Copenhagen
Performing in Alingsås with Maria Johansson on Soundweave and Lars Carlsson on electronics
Performing with MyLa (duo with Lars Carlsson) inVerona, Berlin and Geiger festival Göteborg
Soloconcert in Verona
Played ”In Vain” by G.F.Haas at Norrlandsoperan
Recieved a grant from the city of Göteborg (Göteborgs stads kulturstipendium)
Soloconcert with Lars Carlsson on electronics at GAS-festival at Pustervik, Göteborg.
Performing at the Textile Sounds festival in Borås, with Maria Johansson on Soundweave and Lars Carlsson electronics.
Concerts with Curious Chamber Players in Paris, Switzerland and Darmstadt ferienkurze.
Concerts with Mimitabu in Copenhagen, Århus, Oslo, UNM-festival in Malmö and at SPOR-festival.
Playing the Sciarrino opera "Luci mie traditrizi" with Gageego! at Göteborgsoperans lilla scen.
MonoMono recorded an album and played live at Geigerfestival at Atalante.
Concert with Scenatet at Berghain, Maertz musik festival in Berlin.
Participated in two concerts at the Ljudvågor festival in Gotland.
Worked for the second time with Halldor Ulfarsson and Johan Svensson with the Hallodorophone. Workstay in Helsinki, concert and videorecording at Sibelius museum in Åbo.
Performance with Carolina Falkholt and Lars Carlsson in Uppsala.
Recieved a grant from Konstnärsnämnden
Solo concert at ”Levande musik” – Lägenhetskonsert in Göteborg
MonoMono: invited to participate in the exhibition ”Love explosion” at Konsthallen, Göteborg with a video soundart installation. Concert at the opening. Tour with support from RANK in Växjö, Sandviken and Västerås
Concerts with Curious chamber players at Capitol (Sthlm), Sound of Stockholm, Estonia, Viitasaari festival in Finland and at Gaudeamus festival in Holland.
Mimitabu, tour with support from RANK in Vara (Magnet festival) Gävle and Göteborg (Stenhammarsalen) Concert in Oslo. Trioconcert in Göteborg
Concerts at SPOR festival in Århus with ensemble Scenatet
Performance with artist Carolina Falkholt and Lars Carlsson at the exhibition ”Mynningsladdare” at Röda Sten, Göteborg
Performance with ”Mikromakro” project at Magnet festival in Vara
25 concerts with operasoprano Åsa Nordgren ”Speldags”/Göteborgs stad
Working with the project ”Mikromakro” - a concert installation, collaboration with artist Ann Peterson Malmstedt, composer Anna Eriksson and soprano Åsa Nordgren. Performances in Göteborg and Uddevalla (supported by Statens musikverk and Göteborgs stad)
Concerts with MonoMono at Inkonst, Malmö and Konsthallen, Göteborg
Concerts with Gageego! at ”Levande musik” (Ming Tsao portrait concert) and GAS festival, Göteborg
Concert with Pitch frozen orchestra at GAS festival, Göteborg
Darmstadt international summer course for new music, concert and workshop with Curious chamber players
Concerts with ensemble Mimitabu at ”Levande musik”, GAS festival and in Copenhagen and workshops at University of Gothenburg with the composition class
Solo concert at Geiger festival (Xenakis, Saariaho, Cage and Lars Carlsson)
Playing in the chamber opera ”Into the little hill” by George Benjamin with NorrbottenNEO/Musikteaterverket. Performances at Atalante, Göteborg and tour in the north of Sweden
Performing at Ultima festival in Oslo with the danish ensemble Scenatet, Analogue by Joanna Bailie
Work stay in Reykjavik, Island with composer Johan Svensson, working on Halldor Ulfvarsson special made instrument ”halldorophone”. This resulted in the premiere of ”Piece for halldorophone and viola” by Johan Svensson at the exhibition ”Horizonic in Ystad (supported by Konstnärsnämnden)
Premiered Fredrik Gran´s ”Autokinetic nests 2” for cello, viola and electronics at Södra teatern, Stockholm (supported by Konstnärsnämnden)
Performance with artist Carolina Falkholt and Lars Carlsson, at exhibitions at Steneby konsthall and in Bengtsfors
Part of the Gothenburg Opera (Göteborgsoperan) production ”Charlie Chaplin”, 20 performances around west of Sweden. Musical theatre play – performing as cellist and singing/acting. http://sv.opera.se/forestallningar/charlie-chaplin-2011-2012/
Solo concert at Geiger festival (premiere of ”Perception 3” by Lars Carlsson, ”Within fields by Johan Svensson and ”Kottos” by I.Xenakis)
Concerts with ensemble Mimitabu in Ålborg, Denmark, and at Sinnet in Gothenburg and workshops at University of Gothenburg with the composition class
Premiere of ”Within fields” for cello and electronics by Johan Svensson
Concerts with MonoMono at Stadsbiblioteket, Atalante, WinWin, GIFF/Koloni and the Poetry festival in Göteborg
Concerts with Curious chamber players at Capitol in Stockholm and during Estonian new music days in Tallin
Concerts with Gageego! at Stenhammarsalen, concert house in Göteborg
Performance at Way out west festival with Carolina Falkholt, Nug and Lars Carlsson
String quartet concert at club Ambush, Stockholm
Concert with ”Ghost inside ghost” project at Mauritzberg/URUK
Tour with singer/songwriter Loke and his band Lilla legionen around Sweden
Working on the project ”Ghost inside ghost” a collaboration with piaotrio Gothia and composers Anna Eriksson and Andreas Eklöf. Premiered at BAS, Stockholm (supported by Konstnärsnämnden)
One of the founders of ensemble Mimitabu
Concerts in Göteborg and Vänersborg and workshops at University of Gothenburg with the composition class
Tour with Gageego! Härnösand, Gerlesborg, Göteborg
Tour with MonoMono, Göteborg, Växjö, Fylkingen Stockholm (supported by RANK)
Performance in Konsthallen, Göteborg with artist Carolina Falkholt and dancer Paula de Hollanda
Concerts with Gageego! in Göteborg and Vara
Performed ”A life in beautiful tears” for solocello by Sebastian Rapacki at UNM festival in Göteborg
Playing in the summer opera ”Joel” by N. Kotzev at Åland
Member of Dendro strinquartet (concerts in different gengres, for example with Jenny Willén at Nefertiti and Pustervik, and a music theatre play with Loke at Pusterviksteatern in Göteborg)
Chamber music concerts with pianotrio Gothia
Full time contract in Malmö symphony orchestra august-december
Recorded ”Dianima” for cello duo by Ole Lützow Holm in Element studio with Tonje Bekken
Contract at Göteborgsoperan for all performances of RE:Beauty (music by Villa lobos ”Bachianas brasilieras”)
Member of jazzorchestra ”Nowhereland”, concerts in Denmark, Sweden and Norway. Cd-recording.
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