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Music educator , researcher

Johan Emil Fredrik Sundberg, music educator, researcher. Member Stockholm Bach Choir, 1964-1979, president 1973-1979. Fellow Acoustical Society of America (Silver medal 2003); member Swedish Royal Academy Music, Swedish Acoustical Society (president 1976-1981).

Background

Sundberg, Johan Emil Fredrik was born on March 25, 1936 in Stockholm. Son of Halvar G.F. and Margit F.K. (Hammarberg) Sundberg.

Education

Degree filosofie kandidat, Uppsala University, 1961. Degree filosofie licentiat in musicology, Uppsala University, 1963. Degree filosofie doktor, docent in musicology, Uppsala University, 1966.

Doctor (honoris causa), York University, England, 1996.

Career

Guest researcher Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1962-1966, research scientist, 1967-1979, professor music acoustics, 1979—2001. Visiting professor University London, Freiburg University.

Membership

Member Stockholm Bach Choir, 1964-1979, president 1973-1979. Fellow Acoustical Society of America (Silver medal 2003). Member Swedish Royal Academy Music, Swedish Acoustical Society (president 1976-1981).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Singing.

Connections

Married Agneta Sundberg, 1968 (divorced). 1 child, Susanna; Married Ulla Engineer of Mines Ahlesten, December 3, 1983. Children: Martin, Erik.

father:
Halvar G.F. Sundberg

mother:
Margit F.K. (Hammarberg) Sundberg

spouses:
Agneta Sundberg

Ulla Engineer of Mines Ahlesten

children:
Susanna Sundberg

Martin Sundberg

Erik Sundberg