EMMA SWENSSON

ABOUT

Emma Swensson is a freelance oboist (english horn/oboe), based in Malmö, Sweden, with folk and world music as home-genre and source of repertoire and inspiration. Emma Swensson is unique today with freelancing as an oboist in the folk and world music genre in Sweden. She explores everything uninhibited from effect pedals and classical technique to ornaments from Bulgaria and polska from Sweden. Emma graduated 2014 from Malmö Academy of Music with a bachelor degree in world music and has since over a decade been taking part of ethno, music festivals and jams in Sweden and Europe interpreting music from different folk music traditions.

Emma currently work with different music and theatre groups as a musician, actor and composer, mixing music with theatre to express and interpret serious subjects and feelings for the younger audience. Emma Swensson also lead workshops for double reed instrumentalists and arrange music events.

BOOKING

Welcome to contact Emma Swensson for for your event, workshop, ensemble, recording, ceremony, classical orchestra, theatre or performance.

Phone: 46 (0)76 - 045 81 42

Email: emma.swensson@gmail.com

MUSIC EXCHANGE

2017 Obomania Academy, Improvisation and Jazz Summer Academy, Oboe & English Horn, Paris, France

2017 Rila Music exchange, summer exchange in Bulgarian traditional Music, Rila, Bulgaria

2015 Etno Histeria, summer festival, jam, workshops, music exchange, Slovenia

2015 EPOS Mentorsprogram för kvinnor inom folk, världsmusik och dans i Sverige.

2013 Rila Music exchange, summer exchange in Bulgarian traditional Music, Rila Bulgaria

2007 - 2012 Etno Histeria, summer festival, jam, workshops, music exchange, Slovenia

EDUCATION

2011 - 2014 Bachelor degree at worldmusic programme at Music Academy of Malmö, Sweden

2009 - 2010 Folk music programme at Gotlands college, Sweden

 

Contact

EMMA SWENSSON

 

46 (0)76 - 045 81 42