Lovisa Risinger

The 2014 recipient of the Tällberg Foundation Scholarship with the motivation – “Raised in The Young Fiddlers League of Falun and The Fiddlers Association of Dalarna, she seeks new expressions in music, with mature and technical brilliance, both as a soloist and in various configurations”

Lovisa RisingerThe winner is selected by the board of Dalarnas Spelmansförbund (Dalarna’s Fiddlers Association) which is chaired by Pontus Selderman:

“Raised in The Young Fiddlers League of Falun and The Fiddlers Association of Dalarna, she seeks new expressions in music, with mature and technical brilliance, both as a soloist and in various configurations”

“Fostrad i Falu Lilla Spelmanslag och Dalarnas Spelmansförbunds ungdomsverksamhet söker hon med sitt mogna och tekniskt briljanta spel nya uttryck, både som solist och i olika konstellationer.”

Lovisa is the third year at the Academy of Music and Drama in Gothenburg and is active as a soloist and in various groups, for example in “Lyset i Forsen”. It is a group that has been successful in recent years and they have given local traditional tunes new nuances and the music has been described as cheeky, intelligent and beautiful.