Curriculum

1963-69University studies in Uppsala. B.A. and M.A. degrees in psychology, pedagogy, sociology, musicology and English language
1969-71Working as a psychologist at the Stockholm University in the field of rehabilitation of disabled people
1971-75Studies at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm, choir conducting with Eric Ericson
 

Appointments as a singer

1964-85Member of the Olsson Quintet
1965-85Second bass in Orphei Drängar, Uppsala
1972-75Second bass in the Chamber Choir at the College of Music, Stockholm
1973-77Second bass in the Eric Ericson Chamber Choir
 

Appointments as a teacher

1975-2007Music advisor and conductor of the upper secondary school level in Uppsala
1979-95Teacher of choir conducting at the Royal College of Music, Stockholm
1977-95
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2005-08
Principal Conductor in the Association of Swedish Choirs
 

Appointments as a conductor

1970-88Conductor of the mixed University choir Allmänna Sången, Uppsala
1975-2002Conductor of the school choir at Celsiusskolan, Uppsala
1978-2007Founder and conductor of the Chamber Choir of the Music School, Uppsala
1985-2008Conductor of Orphei Drängar, Uppsala; (1985 - 91 shared with Eric Ericson)
1986-91Founder and conductor of the female choir La Cappella, Uppsala
1980-Numerous commissions as a guest conductor:
 

SELECTED CHOIRS

 The Radio Choirs in Stockholm and Vienna
 Eric Ericson Chamber Choir and Adolf Fredriks Bach Choir, Stockholm
 The Estonian Philharmonic Choir and the male choir RAM, Tallinn
 Kammerchor and Landesjugenchoir Rheinland-Pfalz, Mainz
 Landesjugendchoir Niedersachsen, Hannover
 Coro Nacional, Havanna
 Coro de Jovenes och Grupo de Canto Coral, Buenos Aires
 Texas All State Male Choir, San Antonio
 Taipei Philharmonic Youth Choir och Earth Choir, Taipei
 World Youth Choir in South America in 1994 and in Japan in 1997
 University Voices in Toronto in 2000, 2002 and 2004
 

SELECTED ORCHESTRAS

 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in Stockholm
 Göteborg Symfoniker
 The Symphony Orchestra in Norrköping
 The Swedish Chamber Orchestra in Örebro
 The Symphony Orchestra in Gävle
 The Symphony Orchestra in Västerås
 

Miscellanous

 Numerous courses for choir singers and conductors in Scandinavia, Germany, Austria, Italy, England, USA, Spain, Venezuela, Argentine, Chile, Brazil, Canada, South Africa, Indonesia, Taiwan, Australia and New Zeeland.

  Guest lecturer at the Universities of Kansas, Northern Texas, Minnesota, Tacoma and Edmonton as well as Musikhochschule in Düsseldorf and Frankfurt and the Music Conservatory in Riga.


 Member of the jury at choir competitions in Europe, Israel, Asia, South America, USA and Canada.

 Conductor at many international choir festivals like the IFCM World Symposia in Vancouver, Sydney, Rotterdam and Minneapolis, Europa Cantat in Strassbourg, Vittoria, Herning, Linz and Mainz, America Cantat in Havanna and Nordklang in all Scandinavian countries.

 

CONDUCTOR OF THE YEAR IN SWEDEN IN 1993