Mathilda Bryngelsson biography

Mathilda Bryngelsson, a lyric mezzo-soprano, is a Swedish opera singer who was born and raised in Gothenburg, Sweden. 

She received her bachelor's degree in opera at the University College of Opera in Stockholm. She is currently a student at  Malmö Opera Academy - a master’s program in opera at Malmö Academy of Music and Malmö Opera.


In 2019, Mathilda made her professional debut as Mercedes in Carmen with the Lyric Society of Gävleborg in Gävle, Sweden. In May the same year, she appeared as Medoro in a new adaptation of Handel's Orlando with Stockholm Royal Opera's Young at the Opera at Confidencen in Stockholm. 


Mathilda also has a thorough experience as an oratorio soloist, with performances of repertoire ranging from Mozart's Requiem to the more unusual Luther in Worms by Meinardus. In 2019, she sang the alto soloist part in Mendelssohn's Elias in der Berliner Philharmonie KMS with Brandenburgisches Staatsorchester Frankfurt. 

After becoming one of the prize winners of Schloss Rheinsberg Internationaler Gesangswettbewerb 2020, she is also scheduled to appear at several gala concerts during the summer of 2021 at Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg in Germany.

During the season of 21/22 Mathilda will be part of several productions at Malmö Opera.

Select scholarships and prizes

Anders Sandrews Stiftelse, 2021

National Scholarship - The Royal Swedish Academy of Music (Kungliga Musikaliska Akademien), 2019, 2020

"Till Anna Wedholms Minne" from Sundsvallskretsen och Örnsköldsvikskretsen av Fredrika-Bremer-Förbundet, 2020

Stiftelsen Civilingeniören Max Albin Dahlgrens stipendiefond, 2020

Anders Walls Stiftelse - Scholarship for participating in Confidencen Opera & Music Festival Academy, 2020

Prize winner – Internationaler Gesangswettbewerb, Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg, Berlin, Germany, 2020

Music Scholarship – Frimuraresällskapet i Göteborg, 2019

Tobisons Stiftelse, 2019

Local Scholarship – The Royal Swedish Academy of Music (Kungliga Musikaliska Akademien), 2018

Stiftelsen den 25e juli 1988, 2018
Stiftelsen Petersenska Hemmet 2018, 2020
Herbert & Karin Jacobssons Stiftelse
Stiftelsen August Ringnér Stipendiefond
Therese Kamphs Stifendiefond
Ranghild Frykbergs Stiftelse
Carl Erik Levins Stiftelse
Makarna Lindeqvist Donationer
Helge Ax:son Johnsons Stiftelse
Kjellberska Flickskolans Donationer
Willinska Stiftelsen
Anna Withlocks Minnesfond
Elizabeth Luxton Memorial Scholarship