Lena Ekman Frisk

Senior Lecturer, Director Southern Choral Centre,

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Music


  • Choral, Choir, Conducting, Kör, dirigering, körpedagog


Master’s Thesis:

Teach Choral Music on Route - A Study in Choral Directors' Methods



Artistic work

Conductor Christianstad’s Motet Choir

CD-recordning: Ljudvågor i vattenriket 2013


Gold Medal in cathegory mixed choirs in Warszaw International Choir Festval 2007

Kristianstadsbladets Cultural Award 2013

Silver Diploma in cathegory mixed choirs in Bratislava Internationsl Choir Festival 2010

Silver Diploma in cathegory mixed choirs in Gdansk International Choral Festival, Poland, 2018


Conductor The Malmö Academy of Music Women’s Chorus

CD-recordning: Spring Sketches 2015

Concert recording and broadcasting Swedish Radio P2 2014

CD-recording Christmas Music 2019

Award: Golden Diploma in cathegori equal voices in Gdansk International Choral Festival 2016

Silver Diploma in cathegory equal voices in Interkultur International Choral Festival Helsigborg 2018


Teaches choral sing/choral conducting, children’s and youth’s choral methods, score playing

and choral director’s seminars. Supervises student teaching and directs various choral  rehearses and concerts


As the Director of Southern Choral Centre and Senior Lecturer at Malmö Academy of Music, Ekman Frisk works with various projects in collaboration with i.e. Musik i Syd, Swedish Church, Odeum, Malmö Opera, Malmö SymphonyOrchestra, Swedish Choral Society, UNGiKÖR, Swedish Church Choral Society and Swedish Choral Director’s Association.

Recent research outputs

Lena Ekmanfrisk, 2018 Sep 3, 76 p.

Research output: ThesisMaster's Thesis

Lena Ekmanfrisk, 2015 Oct 1, Kultur & Folkhälsa. Bojner Horwitz, E., Hogstedt, C., Wistén, P. & Theorell, T. (eds.). 1 ed. Hägersten: Tolvnitton Förlag AB, Vol. 1. p. 185-191 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Lena Ekmanfrisk (ed.) & Karin Johansson, 2015, 1 ed. Göteborg: Bo Ejeby Förlag. 261 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology (editor)

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