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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_empty_space height="24px"][vc_column_text] The Finnish Hochdramatic Soprano Jutta Holmberg graduated from Sibelius Academy of Finland, Opera department, in 2006, obtaining her voice diploma with highest scores (Master of Music). Her vocal coaches include Cynthia Makris and Ritva-Liisa Korhonen. Since year 2018 she has regularly worked with Uwe Griem and...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_empty_space height="24px"][vc_column_text]For as long as he can remember, conductor Kaapo Ijas (*1988) has had an insatiable passion for music. Having initially started as a clarinettist, Ijas soon began composing music of his own, and over the intervening years, he has written music in all manner of different...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Rebecca Hellbom is a young lyric-dramatic soprano from Sweden. She holds a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from The Academy of Music and Opera at Mälardalen University, and she has also studied at their Chamber Opera Program. She holds a Master’s degree from The University College...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]For over two decades, the Swedish tenor Leif Aruhn-Solén has been a sought after singer on the world’s concert- and opera stages. He has a passion for the baroque music and is often heard in the demanding Evangelist parts of Bach’s Passions and in Handel’s tenor compositions....

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Jakob Hultberg, born 1978 in Sweden finished his conducting studies in May 2010 with a diploma in orchestral conducting from The Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen. He has since worked as conductor in Sweden and Denmark. Originally trained as a percussionist, Jakob has studied choral and...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]A real contralto voice is rare to find but Susanna really possesses that dark, yet vibrant, elegant timbre. Her expressive stage presence and musicality has made her an appreciated artist, both in opera and concert repertoire. Active since her diploma from the University College of Opera in Stockholm...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_empty_space height="24px"][vc_column_text]Christina Larsson Malmberg, soprano, specialises in early music and is active nationally and internationally. She is often heard in oratorios, passions, opera and chamber music contexts, and has been a soloist with baroque orchestras such as the Tallin Baroque Orchestra, the Polish Consortium Sedinum Ensemble, Copenhagen...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_empty_space height="24px"][vc_column_text]Viktor Johansson is a lyric tenor from Gothenburg, Sweden. He began singing opera when he was a part of a school project at Hvitfeldtska gymnasiet where they performed Mozart's The marriage of Figaro, that's when he decided he wanted to be an opera singer. Viktor then...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_empty_space height="24px"][vc_column_text]Lydia was born in New Brunswick, NJ in the USA and grew up in Germany from age of six. She studied voice at the conservatory in Leipzig (HMT) and at the University of Stavanger (UIS). In 2010 she was discovered by Anne Gjevang at the Cesti...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_empty_space height="24px"][vc_column_text]Staffan Liljas is a Swedish bass who took his masters degree from the University College of Opera in Stockholm in 2012. In 2023, he has been Il Re in Verdi's Aida at Wermland Opera, Pappan in Brommare's children's opera Where's the sandwich? at The Royal Opera...