Caroline Eriksson, Svartvit

Caroline Eriksson from Trosa, Sweden holds a BA in Swedish folkmusic from The Royal College of Music in Stockholm. Right now Caroline supplement her academic studies in order to receive teaching credentials in music at the very same school. Caroline’s previous academic endeavours includes studies at The Music Conservatory in Falun, The Eric Sahlström Institute in Tobo, The Folk Music Adult Education College in Malung and Music Art School in Nyköping.

She is performing Swedish folkmusic and worldmusic on nyckelharpa and violin in several musical constellations. Caroline is often hired as a musician at public events such as Royalties Awards and the opening of the Swedish Parliament as well as for touring abroad with concerts with her bands or solo for dance, weddings and funerals.

In 2008 Caroline recieved the title of riksspelman, or ”National Folk Musician” of Sweden. It is a generally recognized badge of mastery for Swedish folk musicians.