Kim Hellgren - Viola

MEMBER SINCE 2010. PRINCIPAL IN NORRBOTTEN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA. 

Kim Hellgren is educated at the Royal College of Music Stockholm and Edsberg Music Institute during 1998-2003 with Thomas Sundqvist, Björn Sjögren and Pascal Siffert. As an Erasmus exchange student she took one semester at the Hanover University of Music. After finishing her Bachelor and Masters degree Kim got a scholarship from the Sweden America Foundation to complete her studies with a Performer Diploma at the Jacobs School of Music in Bloomington.

Kim has premiered and recorded a large number of music 

From 2006 Kim was a permanent in the viola section in Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. She has worked in several of the nordic orchestras and chamber ensembles, premiered and recorded a large number of music during the years. Latest in the fall of 2018 Kim appeared as a soloist with Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble and premiered two new written pieces for viola and choir.

Kim is violist in Norrbotten Neo, principal in Norrbotten Chamber Orchestra and member of Chamber Opera of Norrbotten. She teaches viola at the Luleå University.

kim.hellgren@norrbottenneo.se