Emmy Lindström (b. 1984), Sweden
Studied violin for Päivikki Wirkkala-Malmqvist in Norrköping. At age 14 she was a finalist in the RUM Solo Competition (Riksförbundet Unga Musikanter; the Swedish Federation of Young Musicians). Studied violin at the Academy of Music and Drama in Gothenburg and at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm for Cecilia Zilliacus. Composition and orchestral studies (violin) at the Royal Swedish Academy of Music; lessons with Rolf Martinsson and Albert Schnelzer. Composes for chamber ensemble, solo instrument, voice, and chamber orchestra.