Stefan Johnson SWEDEN
Composer, Musician, Pedagogue
Stefan has a degree in Music and Drama from Göteborg University: Academy of Music and Drama. He also has a masters degree with a Major in Musicology at Örebro University. He has taught Trumpet, Composition and Orchestra at Borås Music School since 1991. Principal trumpeter in Borås Symphony since 1995. In addition he freelances in the classical field as well as in the jazz field.
Notable Performances and Accomplishments:
Member of the Swedish Composer Society FST
Portrayed in swedish television and radio.
Finalist at Music 2000 Composer Festival in Cincinnati USA.
Premiere performance at the Sarajevo Winter Festival 2001.
Composer in Residence at Hafnafjordur Art Studio, Iceland in 2003.
First performance in Lisbon 2005.
IAJE jazz conference in New York 2007.
International Trumpet Guild in Banff, Canada 2008.
Premiere Performance in Elgin, Scotland 2010.
Premiere Performance at University of Whitewater USA, 2011.
Composer in Residence at the Italian Brass Week 2011 in Santa Fiora, Italy. New Music Incubator Composer 2011-2012 London-Piteå
Composer in Residence at the Italian Brass Week 2012 in Cesena, Italy. Guest Composer in Italian Brass Week 2013.
Premiere Performance in Kampala, Uganda 2014
Premiere Performance in Izmir, Turkey
Premiere Performance in Argentina 2015, 2016
Premiere Performance in Kampala, Uganda 2016
Premiere Performance in Cuba 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2022
Premiere Performance in South Africa 2018
Premiere Performance in Canada, at the WTC 2019
Premiere Performance in Managua, Nicaragua 2020
Premiere Performance at the CIMVO Trumpet Festival L’Olleria, Spain 2021 Premiere Performance at the Italian Brass week 2022
Premiere Performance in Costa Rica 2023
Premiere Performance in Lima, Peru 2023
Premiere Performance at Letnia Akademia, Kalisz, Poland 2023