Degree, Royal College Music, Stockholm, 1991.
Chief conductor VärmlandsOperan, Karlstad, Sweden, 1998. Lecturer orchestral conducting Royal College Music, Stockholm, 1998—2008, professor orchestral conducting, since 2008. Artistic leader & conductor Allmänna Sången, Uppsala, since 1988, Orphei Drängar, Uppsala, since 2008.
Free lance career conductor Various Concert & Opera Houses, Sweden, since 1991. Consulting artistic leadership Various Companies & Organizations, Sweden, since 1991. Member & delegate Royal Music Academy, Stockholm, since 2004.
Pro head master Royal College Music, Stockholm, since 2009.
Daughter of Mats and Anna-Brita Hagersten Rydinger, Karl-Erik Hagersten (Stepfather). Married Folke Alin; children: Johanna, Helena, Daniel.