It’s been a long time since my last concert and I’ve really missed performing in front of people, but this Saturday the 27thy March at 4pm the wait is over. I’ll be performing a varied programme for alto guitar in the beautiful Gottsunda church in Uppsala, Sweden. If you’re not one of the 8 people […]
The newspaper Borlänge Tidning published an article about my new CD today. Jens Runnberg outlines the repertoire and shares my somewhat unexpected return to Sweden after so many years abroad. Read the article here: Han blev fast i Sverige – aktuell med ny skiva – Borlänge Tidning (pdf) Han blev fast i Sverige – aktuell med […]
Release Date: 20th November 2020 I’m thrilled to announce the release of my brand new album: Revolving Rondo. It’s a celebration of the guitar spanning 6 centuries and guides the listener through the history of the guitar visiting some of the most game-changing compositions written by the instrument’s greatest virtuosos. The name comes from the […]
It’s finally there, a companion for all guitarists out there interested in diving into the world of 11-string alto guitar (altgitarr) playing. After a brief introduction and history about the instrument I’ve constructed a number of progressive exercises and studies to help guitarists approach and overcome challenges with the altgitarr. Finally there are also a […]
It was a real treat to be invited back to the beautiful city of Luleå for another concert arranged by their chamber music society (lkmf.se). I took the audience on a journey led by the grand old masters of the guitar, picking pieces composed by some of the instruments foremost virtuosos of each era, starting with […]
Yet again I had the pleasure to give a solo recital in the beautiful church in Torsång. The programme took the audience on a journey from renaissance and baroque pieces by Mudarra, Dowland and Weiss performed on the alto guitar to well-known classics by Sor and Tarrega.
The Swedish newspaper Borlänge Tidning published an extensive interview about my life in China, my pursuit of promoting the 11-string alto guitar and of course the brand new instrument made by the acclaimed guitar builder Guo YuLong.
I’m very proud to be part of the Qinling Guitar Festival this year and as a lead-up event I performed in the beautiful Silk Museum in Hangzhou on 22nd June as part of an impressive guitarist line-up including performers from across the globe.
I really like the Sofar initiative that is spreading around the world giving more and more people the chance to experience live music in intimate and unusual spaces. I was asked to perform a programme for Sofar Shanghai celebrating their 10 year anniversary in May and decided to do a fiery Latin America inspired set […]
On my first visit to the impressive city of Shenzhen in May I was invited to perform two concerts as a part of the GHM Guitar and Art Festival.