Bio

Linda Edsjö is a percussionist, composer and improviser.

With a strong desire of fusional work, she shares the stage with artist from numerous fields: storytellers, dancers, circus artists, light designers, video artists…

Always drawn to text, she has recently been involved in musical portraits of two great poets: Ingeborg Bachman and Inger Christensen.
Collaborates since 2007 with French storyteller Abbi Patrix, with whom she tours in France and Europe, and gives master classes in storytelling and music.
With the trio Other Gardens, she works with contemporary sheet music and improvisation.

She has interpreted a great number of pieces, including personal commissions and premiers.
Of Swedish origin, she has studied in Denmark with Gert Mortensen, Uffe Savory and Morten Friis, as well as Swedish Anders Åstrand, Daniel Berg and Johan Bridger.
In 2010 she graduated from the soloist program at the Royal Academy of Copenhagen.

For detailed CV, CV-Linda Edsjö – 10.16
In french, click here
CV LINDA EDSJÖ_FR