Bio

Christopher Fossto is a guitarist, conductor and composer/producer from Sweden. He graduated 2011 from Lund University and the Academy of Music in Malmö. He has since then spent time touring and recording with a wide diversity of ensembles and bands – both in Sweden and in Europe.

Right now you can hear him performing as a solo artist as well as with the Georgian/Swedish phenomena Sabina Chantoura as well as the live act of Stina Sahlén. You can also spot him in different other constellations ranging from rock and americana to modern classical constellations.

As of March 2019, Christopher acts as president of the southern district of Swedish Association of Orchestras (Sveriges Orkesterförbund).

 

Lists of ensembles

Current ensembles/bands

  • Solo – as guitarist
  • Kristianstads Stadsmusikkår – as conductor
  • Staffanstorps Musikkår – as a conductor
  • Duo Fossto/Szillágy – as a guitarist
  • Sabina Chantouria – as a guitarist
  • Stina Sahlén – as a guitarist

Past ensembles/bands – as a guitarist

  • Duo Preferido (Git/Fl)
  • Savor de Ladino
  • Åsa Leijon
  • Emma Carolina
  • Anna Hertzman

Past ensembles as a conductor

  • Lomma Musiksällskap (2018 – 2019)
  • SGLS festival orchestra (2015 – 2019)
  • Oskarshamn International Guitar Festival Orchestra (2013 – 2018)
  • Malmö Underhållningsorkester (2016)
  • Malmö Symfonietta (2016)
  • Lund Akademiska Orkester
  • Capella Lundensis
  • Malmö Akademiska Orkester
  • Le Kör (Choir from Lund) (2012)