Inlägg av Willem Stam

Graham Mitchell

Winner of the 1998 Scottish Bass Trust International Competition, Graham was born in Scotland and started playing the double bass at the age of 15. He studied with Duncan McTier at the Royal Northern College of Music and the Royal Academy of Music. On graduating from the Royal Academy of Music in 1998, Graham was […]

Pascal Siffert

Pascal Siffert is from Fribourg, Switzerland, but has lived in Sweden since 1996. He is section leader with the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra’s viola section and has been a member of the orchestra since 1998. He is also section leader in the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, of which he has been a member since 1990. […]

Cecilia Zilliacus

Cecilia Zilliacus is one of Sweden’s most accomplished violinists, working across the Nordic countries and Europe. Her versatile repertoire of solo and chamber music works has led her to cooperate with a vast number of composers and orchestras. Her interest in newly written pieces and contemporary music has generated several compositions written specifically for her. […]

Fabien Boudot

Violoniste engagé et passionné, Fabien Boudot intègre le prestigieux Orchestre de Paris en 2000 après deux années en tant que soliste à l’Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire. Il s’y produit sous la direction de grands chefs tels que Pierre Boulez, Lorin Maazel, Riccardo Chailly, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Herbert Blomstedt, Christoph Eschenbach, Paavo Jarvi et […]

Barbro Lennstam

Jag startade Livsmusik 2003 och har sedan starten fokuserat på musikverksamhet och utveckling av metoder för att främja kreativitet, självförtroende och självkänsla speciellt för musiker och andra kreativa yrken. I mer än 35 år har jag arbetat som klassisk musiker, mitt instrument är kontrabas. Musiken har gett mig mycket på alla plan och låtit mig […]

Bendik Foss

Bendik B. Foss (1978) studied with Lars Anders Tomter at the Norwegian Academy of Music. In 2002 he joined the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra after brief stints in the Norwegian Radio Orchestra and Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. After 8 years in OPO he left his position to pursue a freelance career. Since 2009 Bendik is a member […]

Arthur Bedouelle

Arthur Bedouelle was born in Paris and had a very important musical experience when he was twelve years old: − I played in a youth orchestra with the Jeunesse Musicale de Suisse, and discovered the joy of playing symphonic music and sharing this experience with such a large group of people. I remember having felt […]

Catherine Bullock

Catherine Bullock grew up in Lancashire England and got her first musical inspiration at home: − I wanted to play an instrument after listening to my sister play the cello. Her biggest influences musically have been from her partner Geoff Miles and the first concertmaster of the Oslo Philharmonic, Terje Tønnesen. − They made me […]

Eleonora Matsuno

Violinist Eleonora Matsuno graduated from the Conservatory ‘G. Verdi’ in Milan in 2003 with her Bachelor of Violin performance under the guidance of Umberto Oliveti. In 2007 Eleonora finished her Master degree from the same institute with the highest possible honours while studying with Gabriele Baffero. Musicians and pedagogues Felice Cusano, Davide Zaltron, Rainer Schmidt and […]