Susanna Andersson, soprano

Susanna was born in Östersund, Sweden and is currently studying on the Opera Course at Guildhall School of Music and Drama where she recently could be seen as Susanna in The Marriage of Figaro.

In January 2004 she was the soloist with the Swedish Royal Philharmonic Orchestra under Giordano Bellincampi in Stockholm and in March soloist with the Skaelland Symphony Orchestra under Claire Gibault in Copenhagen.

Susanna began her musical education at Ljungskile College Institute, Sweden where she performed parts of roles including Musetta (La Bohème) and The Queen of the Night (The Magic Flute). She then moved to London and began her studies at Guildhall School of Music and Drama and graduated in July 2003 from the school’s BMus (Hons) course with First Class Honours.

During 2003 Susanna could be seen as Atalanta (Xerxes) at the Cheltenham Festival, as Michaela (Carmen) in Benfleet and as Lucia in The Rape of Lucretia in Nürnberg, Germany. Susanna has already become a regular recitalist and soloist in both concert and oratorio. She has taken part in numerous Masterclasses with names as Sir David Willcocks, Graham Johnson, Andrew Parrot, Terry Edwards, Graham Clark, Iain Burnside, Emma Kirkby and Malcolm Martineau. She has also appeared in many different venues including Clare College, Trinity College Chapel, King’s College, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Fairfield Hall, Wigmore Hall and in May 2003 she was the winner of Guildhall School of Music and Drama’s prestigious Gold Medal Competition held in Barbican Hall.


Performances with the Corinthian Chamber Orchestra