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Full name: Sven-Holger Rosenvinge
Place of birth: Kolvereid, Norway
Nationality: Norwegian and Swedish
Residence: Hedemora, Sweden
Work title: Artist, musical Therapist and musician.
Occupation: Artist and musician, partly self-employed and partly employed by the Church of Sweden. Works as choirmaster for disabled people. Leader and driving force behind the parrish House band comprised by a larger number of instrumentalists. Dedicated to integration of refugees, language development and cultural development.
Former bands and formations: Creeping Jesus, Amino, Mandylon.
Achievements and accolades: Topped several radio charts, worked closely with the producers Jens Bogren (Fascinationstreet, Sweden) and Andrew Scarth (Tina Turner, Heather Nova, Elvis Costello), toured Europe, been featured on numerous of television and radio programmes through-out Europe. Made the first ever hymn book karaoke on DVD, which is now used as educational material for priest in training. Has an extremely wide vocal range and has been praised for his androgynous voice, cryptic lyrics and enchanting sound.

Hoping for the sun album information:

  1. Smile
    Music and lyrics: Sven-Holger Rosenvinge. Mixed by Johan Örnborg at Fascinationstreet, Örebro, Sweden
  2. When the city don't know your name
    Music and lyrics: Sven-Holger Rosenvinge. Mixed by Erik Wärn.
  3. Bluebird
    Music and lyrics by Sven-Holger Rosenvinge. Mixed by Andreas Bagge Bagelien.
  4. Nanananana
    Music by Sven-Holger Rosenvinge. Lyrics by Jonas Carlsson. Mixed by Andreas Bagge Bagelien.
  5. On my way
    Music and lyrics by Sven-Holger Rosenvinge. Mixed by Erik Wärn.
  6. In the lovely cold
    Music and lyrics by Sven-Holger Rosenvinge. Mixed by Erik Wärn.
  7. Bang
    Music and lyrics by Sven-Holger Rosenvinge. Mixed by Erik Wärn.
  8. Fade
    Music and lyrics by Sven-Holger Rosenvinge. Mixed by Johan Örnborg at Fascinationstreet, Örebro, Sweden.
  9. Dancing
    Music and lyrics by Sven-Holger Rosenvinge. Mixed by Andreas Bagge Bagelien.
  10. Hoping for the sun
    Music and lyrics by Sven-Holger Rosenvinge. Mixed by Sven-Holger Rosenvinge, Hedemora, Sweden.
  11. Lines are down
    Music and lyrics by Sven-Holger Rosenvinge. Mixed by Erik Wärn.
  12. Himmel gul, himmel blå.
    Music and lyrics by Sven-Holger Rosenvinge. Mixed by Erik Wärn.
  13. Tripping the light
    Music and lyrics by Sven-Holger Rosenvinge. Mixed by Andreas Bagge Bagelien.

Recorded and produced by Sven-Holger Rosenvinge, Hedemora, Sweden
Mastred by: Tony Lindgren at Fascinationstreet, Örebro, Sweden.
Featured musicians: John Wilstrand: Bas on: On my way, When the city don't know your name, Bang, In the lovely cold, Lines are down, Tripping the light. Nicklas "Lillen" Erlandsson: Piano on: In the lovely cold and When the city don't know your name. Nicklas Hjertton: Drums on Lines are down. Jonathan Ekvall: Drums on In the lovely cold, When the city don't know your name and Tripping the light. Daniel Holmberg: Backing vocals on Bang. Mårten Ronsten: Drums on: Smile, Fade, Bluebird, Nanananana.
Cover photo: Isolde Rosenvinge and Roger Rosenvinge.
Cover art: Roger Rosenvinge.
Thanks to: Nicklas Lillen Erlandsson, John Wilstrand, Jonathan Ekvall, Mårten Ronsten, Nicklas Hjertton, Daniel Holmberg, Johan Örnborg, Andreas Bagge Bagelien, Erik Wärn, Tony Lindgren, Jens Bogren, Stefan Bergfeldt, Constantin Dragan, Micke Rosên, Jonas Carlsson, Eva-Sarah Ålkärr, Erik Ersbacken, Samuel Langö, Amanda Karlsson, Ramon Samandari, Ida Gustavfsson Sköld, Per Olav Heimstad, Anders Falk, Nuno Bettencourt, my friends at John F. Kennedy Space Center, Keira Knightley, Julianne Moore, Ethan Hawke, Amy Adams, Valery Gergiev and the London Symphony Orchestra, Peter Medak, Vladimir Ashkenazy, The Orchestre de Paris, Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, Queen Sofía Chamber Orchestra, Klaus Weise, Eduard Topchjan, Hedemora Garpenbergs församling and The Swedish Royal family! Special thanks to my lovely family!

Music

My brand new single, Bluebird (released on December 7th) is available to download from Spinnup.

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Contact

If you want to get in touch, please send me an e-mail at info@svenholger.com

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