The Swedish-Brazilian operatic soprano Helena Schuback, born in 1990, is currently studying at the Oslo National Academy of the Arts - Opera Academy. She began her musical studies at age 6, with the violin as her main instrument. She has obtained a Master of violin from The Royal College of Music in Stockholm. Parallel with her violin studies she continuously took singing lessons and after a few years of working as a freelance violinist she retook her singing studies with Prof. Paul Farrington and Prof. Toril Carlsen.
She has during her studies perfomed roles as Rosalinde (Die Fledermaus), Alcina (Alcina), Hébe, Phani, Zima, Fatime and Emilie (Les Indes Galantes), Papagena (Die Zauberflöte) amongst others.
Schuback has a great passion for the Baroque Music and especially the French Baroque Music and is currently studying for Jory Vinikour.
She has also participated in masterclasses for Yngve Søberg, John Lidal,Randi Stene, Barbara Bonney, Brian Jauhiainen and many more. With the musical education of a violinist she brings a unique quality into her singing and interpretation.