1981 – 1988
Between the age of 8 and 15 I received my first musical training. I started singing in a choir, began playing the cello and mandolin. In addition, I started taking private piano lessons from a jazz musician who also taught me music theory and improvisation.
Musicial Training Part II
By the time I turned 15 I had developed an interest in Pop and Rock music. I put the classical instruments aside and picked up the electric guitar and bass. At that time I also started taking voice lessons.
I graduated from Carlforsska performing arts high school with a preprofessional arts degree in voice and guitar.
I enrolled in the Bachelor’s program at the Music Conservatoir in Malmö (Sweden), majoring in vocal performance.
1996 – 2001
Study Part II
I enrolled in the master’s Program at Indiana University School of Music (Bloomington, USA). Later receiving a Performance Diploma in Opera. I also recieved the Max Kade fellowship from the Department of Germanic Studies.
I moved back to Europe and started my operatic carreer, singing lead roles in Weimar, Vienna, Stuttgart, Paris and Düsseldorf.
I moved to Berlin.
2012 – 2013
Audio engineering degree from HOFA-College, Karlsdorf, Germany.