Sweden, 1972

The composer Mattias Petersson was born in 1972 on an island off the southeast coast of Sweden. His musical career began with piano studies but nowadays he works as a composer and plays electronic instruments. He graduated with diploma from the composition class of the Royal Academy of Music in Stockholm in 2006, and is now a teacher of composition there. He works mostly within the realm of experimental electronic music and sound art, but he has also been involved in more pop-like projects as an arranger, composer, producer and musician.