B i o g r a p h y
Pontus Carron was born in 1993 into i musical family in Stockholm, Sweden and began playing the piano at the age of 8. His main teachers through out the years has been Ingeborg Klose-Akesson, Ann-Sofi Klingberg and Stefan Bojsten (Royal College of Music in Stockholm) and in the spring 2018 he finished his diploma studies at the distinguished Edsberg Manor in Stockholm under guidance of prof. Mats Widlund and made his debut concert at Grünewald Hall in Konserthuset in Stockholm.
Pontus has received a number of prizes through out the years, recently in San Dona di Piave International Piano Competition, Swedish International Duo Competition and Nordic Piano Competition, and awards from The Royal Swedish Academy of Music and The Grand Lodge of Sweden amongst others.
He has attended several master classes with well-known pianists and professors such as Konstantin Bogino, Angela Hewitt, Leslie Howard, Valentina Lisitsa, Marianna Shirinyan and Staffan Scheja.