Mats Edén
  • country:Sweden
  • region:Northern Europe
  • style(s):Scandinavian, World Jazz
  • label:Gammalthea
  • type:Band, Solo, Composer/Songwriter, Small Ensemble, Duo, Symphony Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra, Music Theatre Production
  • gender:male
  • instrumentation:instrumental
  • artist posted by:From Sweden Productions

Line up

  • Mats Edén (Viola d'amore, button accordion)


National Folk Musician ("Riksspelman") since 1979, composer, professor and a member of The Royal Swedish Academy of Music since 2009, Mats Eden is without doubt one of Sweden's foremost practitioners of folk- and world music. Mats is a highly respected musician worldwide, and besides being an established solo musician he also partakes in a number of configurations - both permanent and temporary. He has toured Europe, USA and India with numerous musicians and groups - including Groupa, Tina Quartey, Ale Moeller, Lena Willemark, Ellika Frisell, Gunnel Mauritzson bands amongst others.