The Swedish composer, violinist and performance artist Stefan Pöntinen
has created music for various chamber constellations and orchestras
but also worked in close connection to the multi art scene,
with visual artists,
theatre and dance.
His music has been performed throughout Europe,
in India and US.
|Stefan Pöntinen was born in Stockholm, Sweden in 1967.
He was very interested in music
as a child and began composing
at the age of nine.
|In 1986 he moved to Malmö
to study violin at the College of Music
at Lund University where
his teacher was the famous
Hungarian violinist Endre Wolf.
|1995-98 he studied composition at
Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris/A. Cortot. His teachers
in Paris were Yoshihisa Taïra
and the American composer
||Since graduating, Stefan Pöntinen
has been working as a violinist and composer
in Europe and in the US and India.
The music by Stefan Pöntinen
has been performed by various artists in Sweden, Norway,
Denmark, Poland, Latvia, Russia, Germany, Bosnia and Hercegovina, The Netherlands, England,
Scotland, Northern Ireland, France, Spain, India and in the US.
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