Andreas Backlund

Swedish Tenor, Andreas Backlund started his musical journey as a classical guitarist and completed a bachelor degree in classical guitar at the Norwegian Music Academy.  After his studies in Oslo he completed a master's degree in opera at the Alexander Gibson Opera School at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. 

 

His key roles include Don José Carmen, Ruggiero La Rondine, Ulisse Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria, Lysander A Midsummer Night's Dream, Faust, Don Ottavio and Tom Rakewell. He has been a soloist with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra and The Orchestra of the Scottish Opera and held contracts with Scottish Opera and the Norwegian National Opera. He has recently performed the tenor soloist in Verdi's Requiem with the Stockholm Concert Orchestra.