born in 1952 in Edslekog, Västergötland, Sweden
Links www.bach-cantatas.com (English)
Bengt Forsberg (born 1952) is a Swedish concert pianist most famous for his numerous collaborations with the mezzo-soprano Anne Sofie von Otter. He participated in her project to record songs written in the concentration camp of Terezín. Forsberg has a reputation as a champion of neglected music and composers. He is highly acclaimed as a recital accompanist and regularly plays alongside Mats Lidström and Nils-Erik Sparf.
After graduating from the Gothenburg School of Music and Musicology, Forsberg was trained by Peter Feuchtwanger and Herman David Koppel.
- Voices of Our Time: Anne Sofie von Otter. Naxos. Retrieved on 25 April 2010.
- Terezin/Theresienstadt CD review of Tim Ashley in The Guardian, 14 September 2007
- Steve Smith (4 May 2009). Resilience of the Human Spirit, in Song. The New York Times. Retrieved on 25 April 2010.
- 4.0 4.1 4.2 Joseph Stevenson. [Bengt Forsberg at All Music Guide Bengt Forsberg]. Allmusic. Retrieved on 25 April 2010.