Jakob Aspenström (b.1991), a passionate and aspiring young conductor from Sweden, has recently completed his master’s degree in orchestra conducting under the guidance of Professor B. Tommy Andersson at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm. Jakob has conducted orchestras such as Norrköping Symphony Orchestra, Gävle Symphony Orchestra, Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Norrlandsoperan Symphony Orchestra, Malmö Opera’s Orchestra and Västerås Sinfonietta. In June 2024 he will participate in a masterclass with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra led by Antony Hermus. Jakob is also a pianist and a composer/arranger. As a pianist, he enjoys playing chamber music and accompanying singers. As a composer, his specialty is music drama, and he has written three musicals.