Helgi will sing the role of Heinrich the Innkeeper in the new opera Three Amputators by Composer Rachel J. Peters and librettist Royce Vavrek at the Arctic chamber music festival in Svalbard in late february. Tickets here
Carmina Burana together with Kungsholmens gymnasium on the 7th March. Tickets here
At the Concerthouse in Stockholm Helgi will perform as a singer and actor at a concert together with the choir Cantemus on the 2nd June.
On the 6th june, Sweden's national day, Helgi will sing as a soloist in Förklädd Gud at the Uppsala Cathedral. Tickets here
A praised baritone based in Stockholm, Sweden.
Helgi grew up in the Swedish city of Uppsala. He started his singing career in the Cathedral Boys’ Choir before starting to sing as a soloist.
Helgi studied at the Royal College of Music and the Opera College in Stockholm, where his principal teacher was Erik Årman.
He has worked with conductors including Peter Gülke, Domingo Hindoyan, Anna-Maria Helsing, Tobias Ringborg and David Stern and stage directors including Georg Quander, Deborah Cohen and Jennifer Williams.
He has been privileged to receive several noteworthy scholarships including the Swedish Wagner Society’s Bayreuth Stipendium, the Anders Walls Giresta Stipendium and the Barbro Saléns scholarship.
Helgi has performed several times as both an actor and singer in front of the Swedish Royal Family, including at a gala performance for Carl XVI Gustav’s 70th birthday in 2016 and as a reciter at the Royal Castle for the Parliament Dinner in 2018. He signed to Nordic Artists Management in 2021.
He has sung roles and as a soloist in many opera houses and concert venues such as The Royal Opera in Stockholm, Folkoperan, the Schloss Rheinsberg Chamber Opera, Confidencen, Berwaldhallen, Konserthuset i Stockholm and Malmö Live. During the fall of 2022 Helgi did his big debut as Papageno at the Royal Opera house in Stockholm. He will return there as Masetto in the new production of Don Giovanni which premiers in december 2023. During the spring of 2023 Helgi sings the role of Darkness in Malin Bång's new opera: Judith at Folkoperan in Stockholm.