a swedish world musican playing celebration music with
a touch of
the heart. Mantra songs, chants, bhajans, in many styles,
reggae, calypso, folk.
(short resume): I grew up in
Helsingborg, in the south of Sweden, in the 60´s.
Played out the rebel in me and
listened to Beatles, Dylan, Moody Blues, Pink Floyd,
Simon & Garfunkel, Donovan
and many more of the brilliant bands in those days.
I had learned to play the
trumpet so I could read and understand the basics of music.
Music was and is my biggest
Started to play in a local band
in Helsingborg, ”Tillståndet” (rock-jazz fusion).
Trumpet and saxophones, flutes,
Then moving out in the country
I got to know some people in a commune called,
”moder jord” (mother
earth), so I was apart of their band for many years, (even nowadays).
We are a rock/folk/country band
with quite a following!!
Recorded a vinyl record
”jordljus” together with other so called progg musicians,
played in the streets of
Sweden, Denmark, Norway, live on radio and also in the tv.
I learned to play the guitar
and started to write my own songs and music.
Started to travel the world in
I was all over the carribean,
India-Asia, Australia, the South pacific islands, New Zealand,
the USA, going for 15
years. Playing my songs and 70´s ballads in the streets and
I met an enlightened yoga
master Gurumayi Chidvilasananda in Oakland California
and my priorities changed. Now
I experienced the natural bliss and peace that comes
from my own being without any
stimulants. I started to visit her ashram,
in Ganeshpuri, north of Bombay,
I had many great experiences
there and learned yoga and mantra singing.
I took a consciuos decision to
stay more in Sweden when my mother and father got older,
to serve and help them. I
bought an old country house 1994 where I live now,
in klöva hallar just
outside off Helsingborg.