Amus Kerstin Andersson, violin,
Mikael Sjögren, cello,
Stefan Lindgren, piano
Franz Schubert (1797-1828) - Piano trio in E-flat op 100, D 929
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) - Piano trio in B op 8
Encore: A Swedish folksong ”Se solen sjunker” arranged for piano trio
More information about the artists
Amus Kerstin Andersson, violin, is an alternate section leader in the Stockholm Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. She has over the years assumed many other leading positions in Swedish music scene: concertmaster of the Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Stockholm Sinfonietta and the Norrköping Symphony Orchestra.
Amus Kerstin's breadth and versatility have resulted in a number of cross-over projects of semi-theatrical character. She has performed chamber music with, among others, Håkan Hagegård, Elisabeth Bostrom and Roland Pöntinen. Alongside her own violin career she is in demand as a teacher and pedagogue. She works with individual pupils as well as with larger ensembles and workshops. This will be her first appearance in Allhelgonakyrkan.
Mikael Sjögren, cello, has been a member of the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra since 1984 and alternate solo cellist since 1990. He has on several occasions appeared as soloist with the orchestra.
Alongside orchestral work, he is active as a chamber musician and performs regularly in the Concert Hall's chamber music series, Philharmonic in close-up and Soup Concerts. He is also active as a teacher in methodology at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm.
Mikael Sjögren studied at the Royal College of Music for Ola Karlsson and Elemér Lavotha and took the soloist diploma in 1985. He also studied with William Pleeth in London. During the twenty years from 1987 he was a cellist in Lysell Quartet. This will be his first appearance at Allhelgonakykan.
Stefan Lindgren, piano, studied at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm and Juilliard School of Music in New York. He is a frequent guest soloist with both Swedish and international symphony orchestras and is a devoted chamber musician. He has given concerts with most of the Swedish orchestras as well as playing piano recitals in Sweden, New York, London, Paris and Vienna. He was the Swedish Radio Symphony's pianist 1993-2001 and has been the Stockholm Royal Philharmonic pianist since 2007. Stefan is also a composer and his piano trio first public performance was in Allhelgonakyrkan in February 2009. His latest appearance at Allhelgonakyrkan was in august November 2013.