Monica Danielson is a Swedish singer specialized in contemporary music. She has premiered over a hundred works, mostly by Swedish composers. For 20 years she has been touring with Duo Ego (Voice/percussion) and the duo has a repertoire written exclusively for them, often in a staged form.
She started the independent opera company MusikTeaterVerket 25 years ago, a company
specialized in contemporary chamber opera. Among her performed opera roles can be mentioned “The Medium” and “Miss Donnithorne’s
Maggot” by Sir Peter Maxwell Davies and “Luci mie traditrici” and “Infinito Nero” by Salvatore Sciarrino. She has been a member of the Royal Academy of Music since 2014.s
Monica is program supervisor for the opera department at Gothenburg University, artistic
head of Piteå Chamber Opera and head of program and planning for Norrbotten NEO and
Norrbotten Chamber Opera.