Nils Personne

Nils Personne was born 1959. Works as a composer, theatre musician, orchestra leader and, since 1984, an actor/musician when he begin with Jordcirkus (Earthcirkus), a Sweden-based international theatre collective.

In 1989 he started together with 2 colleagues the Klezmer group Sabbath Hela Veckan which has toured throughout Europe for more than 20 years, with thousands of concerts, radio & TV appearances och 3 CD records produced. In 2000 Nils Personne joined the comntemporary music group Great learning orchestra, where he is active as both musician and composer. Since 2010 he leads workshops in creating musical instruments out of junk, together Johan E Andersson.

Nils Personne is a multi-instrumentalist, with the saxaphone as his main intrument.

Co-Creation by Nils Personne:

  • Papyrint

    Fifteen- twenty kids from local community and five artists from different disciplines create and present a live performance during a two-week joyful and creative work. Children’s stories from corners of Europe are the ground for a workshop with music, movement, …

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