Torleif Thedéen





  • Torleif Thedéen is one of the foremost musicians in Scandinavia. He performs with some of the world’s major orchestras, among which the BBC Philharmonic, Deutsche Symfonieorkester Berlin, Vienna Symphony, London Philharmonic, City of Birmingham, Moscow Philharmonic, Czech Philharmonic en Israel Sinfonietta – under conductors like Esa-Pekka Salonen, Paavo Berglund, Neeme Järvi, Franz Welser-Möst, Gennady Rozhdestvensky, Leif Segerstam, and Eri Klas
  • He is also extremely active as a chamber musician, and appears in prestigious concert venues but also at festivals like Verbier, Prague Spring, Schleswig-Holstein and Kuhmo with musicals partners like Martin Fröst and Janine Jansen
  • With Janine Jansen he recorded Messiaen Quatuor pour la fin du Temps, Schöneberg Verklärte Nacht and Bach Trio Sonata’s
  • Torleif Thedéen is Professor at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Stockholm
  • He plays ex Rostropovich Guadagnini cello on loan from Dextra Foundation Norway