Kallis Bengtsson


Swedens foremost and only concert accordionist.

Kallis Bengtsson is Swedens foremost and only concertaccordionist. He started playing the accordion at the early age of four. Kallis studied classical accordion and piano at the musicuniversity of Arvika where he earned his masters degree in teaching.Later on he earned his soloistdiploma in the USA.
He has apperad in several radio,tv broadcastings and on several records!

His solo repertoire contains music from all the great composers, Bach, Mozart,Vivaldi but also contemporary music written for the free-bass accordion. Kallis's soloconcerts has received great reviews from the press. Kallis performs solorecitals and chambermusic throughout sweden and Europe!

Accovoice is a duo with Kallis and Mikael Simlund, baritone from the Gothenburg opera. They perform traditional Swedish music but also classical music. En Bälg&En Stråke is a duo with Kallis and Per Boesen, a Danish cellist. They have a great variety in their repertoir, Bach, Vivaldi, Piazolla is just a few of the composers music they perform.

Group members

Kallis Bengtsson: accordeon-dragspel

På duo med
Mikael Simlund:sång
eller
Per Boesen:cello

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