Klara Borgqvist

All prize winners
First Prize
Nationality: Swedish
Instrument: Oboe
Date of birth 2001/03/15
Promoted by EMCY, Epoche_f 2020

Klara Borgqvist, born 2001 in Lund, Sweden, started playing the oboe at the age of eight. From the very beginning, she was deeply in love with the sound of the oboe. Recently, Klara won first prize in the Danish/Swedish competition Øresunds Solist (January 2022). She is currently studying her bachelor at the Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen.

Her first encounter with the oboe was with Lisa Nyberg at the Lund School of Arts. At the age of eleven she made her first participation in a classical music competition, Øresunds Solist 2013, where she received the Danish National Symphony Orchestra Talent Prize. Furthermore, she has participated at the Polstjärnepriset competition at several occasions in the recent years, in which she has made it to the final round three times, enabling playing as a soloist with the Gothenburg Symphony.

Klara has participated at Barratt Due Young Talent program in Oslo and was during 2017-18 selected for the Nordic young talent program Papillion, where she performed solo and chamber concerts at Valdres Sommersymfoni. In 2021, Klara won the Swedish competition Bergslagsolisten, performing Strauss oboe concerto as a soloist with Bergslagen Kammarsymfoniker.

If you are interested in working with Klara please get in touch with the EMCY Office.



J. Brandon, Wood Song for solo oboe
B. Britten, six Metamorphoses after Ovid
R. Lüttmann, Méditation 1
G. Ph. Telemann, 12 Fantasies for Oboe without bass

With piano

C. PH. E. Bach, Sonate for oboe and Basso continuo G-moll
J. C. Bach, Sonate Gm
J. S. Bach, Sonate in G minor BWV 1020
E. Bozza, Fantasie Pastorale
A. Dorati, Duo Concertante
H. Dutilleux, Sonata
P. Hindemith, Sonata
J. W. Kalliwoda, Morceau de Salon
C. Nielsen, Fantasie pieces opus 2
F. Poulenc, Sonate for oboe and piano
G. P. Telemann, Sonata in a minor.
C. Saint Saens, Sonate op.166
C. Schumann, 3 Romanzen
R. Schumann, 3 Romanzen

With Orchestra

T. Albinoni, Concerto in D minor opus 9
J. S. Bach, Concerto for oboe and violin
V. Bellini, Concerto
D. Cimarosa, Concerto for oboe and strings
J. Haydn, Concerto in C major
A. Lebrun, Concerto No. 1 in D minor
A. Marcello, Concerto for oboe in C m/dm
B. Martinu, Concerto for oboe
E. Morricone, Gabriels Oboe
W. A. Mozart, Oboe Concerto
A Pasculli, Concerto sopra motivi dell’opera La Favorita di Donizetti
J. Rietz, Concert piece Op.33
R. Strauss, Oboe Concerto
V. Williams, Oboe Concerto

Chamber Music

S. Barber, Summermusic
B. Crussel, Divertimento op 9
W. A. Mozart, oboe quartet
C. Nielsen Quintet
F. Poulenc, Trio for oboe, basson and piano
R. Strauss, Serenade in E flat for 13 wind instruments
P. Taffanel, Quintet in G minor


W. A. Mozart, Oboe Concerto C-dur K 314
Klara Borgqvist - Øresunds Solist 2022

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