Per Mattsson & Ute Goedecke © Johannes Holmberg

Per Mattson

Per Mattsson (b.1962 in Gävle, Sweden) studied the violin till the interest for its elder relatives took over, an interest he later cultivated at Scola Cantorum in Basel with studies in the old bowed instruments, as medieval fiddle, rebec and lira da braccio. Mattson has been a member of Ensemble Mare Balticum since 1986. Mattsson also has an interest for the Swedish folk-music tradition. Together with Ute Goedecke he founded Ensemble Laude Novella in 1990.