Magnus Bäckström

ceo & artistic director


Managing Director of Uppsala Concert and Congress, Sweden, lobbying to raise the profile of the folk and world music scene in Sweden, emphasising the importance of curiosity and diversity. Background as a musician, Artistic Director of Falun Folk Music Festival 1986-1997, and Director of Gavle Concert Hall 1998-2005.

participating in

  • Classical:NEXT 2013
  • Classical:NEXT 2012