Areas of teaching at SDMK:

Violin, Entrepreneurship, Ensemble

Artistic practise and projects:

Since 2018 Liv has investigated hers and others frame for creativity and if nature is nessecary in that context, in the interdisciplinary project Creative - without Nature?. In the project she makes community-voice interactive workshops for schools, organisations and local communities, facilitate podcasts and make interdisciplinary performances and concerts.

Liv works freelance at Theater productions incl. Højskolesangbogen, Det Kongelige Teater (2016-2017 + 2019) and Oliver Twist, Aalborg Teater (2022) together with small concert-productions at Spoken Word festival (Andersens Årstider, 2023-2024), Teater Uden Scene (2012-2015), FolkBaltica festival (Frau Holle, 2022), Dynamo Workspace (Rest In, 2022), ALICE (Bioacoustic Adaptation, 2023), Woodhorn museum (Coalfield to Landscape, 2023-2024).

Other projects she works and tours with:

  • Høst (vocalquartet)
  • Huldrelokkk (Pan-scandinavian folk trio)
  • Mikael K & Klondyke (singersongwriter w. ensemble)
  • Alamente (barokfolk trio)

Since 2022 member of the Music Commitee of Odense municipality for the period 2022-2025 - called Odense Musikudvalg.

Teaching experience:

Violin, viola and ensemble teacher at MGK Kolding, Sorø musikskole, Skanderborg kulturskole. Invited as teacher for Folkmusic-camps at Allerød musikskole, Skive Talentcamp, Nordic String Masterclass, Midtvinterdansen (Norway) and Näppärit (Finland).

Educational background:

  • 2014: Master Degree in Folk Music Violin from The Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts (SDMK) Odense.
  • 2021: Solist in violin, vocal and composing, Contemporary Creative Artist Solist from SDMK, Esbjerg. Debut with the performance "Creative - without Nature?".

Highlights in Education:

  • 2002-05: MGK Hjørring (DK), Classical Department
  • 2006: Malungs Folkhögskola (S) Folkmusic violin
  • 2007-10: BA, SDMK Odense (DK), Folkmusic Department
  • 2010: Ege University, Izmir (Turkey), Folkdance Institute
  • 2011-14: KA, SDMK Odense (DK), Violin
  • 2011-12: Sibelius Academy, Helsinki (Fi)
  • 2013: Ethnofonik, Paris (Fr), Artistic Leader
  • 2013: Högskolan for Scen og Musik, Gothenburg (S)
  • 2017-18: European Suzuki Organisation, Århus (DK), Suzuki Violin Teacher
  • 2018-21: CCA Solist, SDMK Esbjerg (DK), Contemporary Creative Artist
  • 2020: RMC, Copenhagen (DK), Recycling the Future,
  • Art and Culture Studies
  • 2021: DDSKS, Odense (DK), Dramamusikalsk fag
  • 2021-2022: Center for Knowledge in the Arts (DK), Mentorprogramme, Artistic Research
  • 2023: Julies Bicycle/Statens Kunstfond (UK/DK): Development programme, Sustainable collaborations between music and performing arts
  • 2024-25: KUV (Artistic development company) SDMK (DK):
  • The liminal space - the condition for creating in the transitional space between nature and culture

Publications (own and others):

  • 2023: Fuglesang, Høst, GO´Folk - Flickor Alla, Huldrelokkk, Westpark music - Stille uro, Mikael K & Klondyke, SBR
  • 2022: Alting er levende, Solsort, GO´Folk - Respite, Wall to Wall, Nordsø records
  • 2016: Nordstrand, Nordstrand, GO´Folk - Out of the woods, Kerstin Blodig, Stockfish records
  • 2015: I levende live, Huldrelokkk, Westpark music - Sange fra Nord, Mikael K & Klondyke, SBR
  • 2012: Sunken ships, Asbjørn, Gateway
  • 2011: Trolldans, Huldrelokkk, Westpark music - AVE, Playground
  • 2009: Sleep mountain, The Kissaway Trail, Playground

Prizes, Grants, Awards:

  • 2013: Grant, Else Timmermands foundation
  • 2014: Grant, Foundation Idella
  • 2020: Grant, Sydbank Fonden
  • 2021: Award, DMF Entrepreneurship Award 2021
  • 2022: Prize, Aarhus Vocal Festival (with HØST)
  • 2023: Prize, Tampere Vocal Festival (with HØST)