DAVID HÄRENSTAM - Classical Guitar

Nils-Erik Sparf - Violin


Soloist diploma with honors from the Royal College of Music in Stockholm. Studied at the Prague Academy. Nils-Erik Sparf has served as Concert Master in the Stockholm Royal Opera and as First Concert Master in Stockholm’s Royal Philharmonic Orchestra before becoming one of three Concert Masters in Uppsala Chamber Orchestra and Uppsala Chamber Soloists. He is also a member of Drottningholm’s Baroque Ensemble as well as Concert Master in Stockholm’s Sinfonietta. Nils-Erik Sparf is active as soloist and chamber musician around the world, and is represented on numerous recordings. He holds several awards, such as Expressen’s music prize “Spelmannen,” the Hugo Alfvén prize and a medal from Pro Musica Antiqua. He is a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Music since 1992. In January 2004 he was given the medal “Litteris er Artibus” by king Carl XVI Gustaf.