Joined October 2010
Ylva Lund Bergner was born 1981 in Lund (Sweden) and began to study composition 2001 on Gotland School of Music Composition after some years of piano studies.
She has been studying composition for four years at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm with the several teachers like Pär Lindgren and Lars Ekström. 2005/06 she was taking lessons with Fabio Cifariello Ciardi at Conservatorio di Musica in Perugia, Italy. She has been living in Copenhagen studying both the Master education and Soloist class at the Royal Danish Academy of Music. During 2010-11 she did an exchange at Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et Danse de Lyon with the teachers Robert Pascal and Michele Tadini. In April 2012, she will have her exam concert in Copenhagen with the ensemble Mimitabu, DKDM-choir and several soloists under the direction of the conductor Rei Munakata & Martin Toft Nagashima.
She has cooperated with many renowned ensembles like the Pëarls Before Swïne Experience, the Swedish and Danish Radio Choir, the Sinfonietta SAMI, Aalborg Symphony Orchestra, Curious Chamber Players, Neo and Contemporànea, among others, and has been played in countries like Iceland, Sweden, Spain, Denmark, Italy, Serbia and USA.
She was the chairwoman in the organisation UNM (Young Nordic Music), working for young Nordic composers works, for 4 years, 2006-2010. She was festival director for the festival I SPEAK MUSIC in Gothenburg 2009.
Recently she got a composition award from the Danish Art Council.