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ARVID LORIMER OLSSON

Arvid Lorimer Olsson comes from Sweden and holds a Master's and Bachelor’s degree in Musical Performance with pedagogic expansion from the Royal Danish Academy of Music. He is an experienced Teacher, Music Instructor, and Musician. While working, he is studying a Masters of Arts in Leadership in Education at the Liverpool John Moores University. Apart from his Masters and Bachelor Degree, Mr. Lorimer Olsson has University merits in Theoretical Philosophy and Computer Game Music Composing. He has held numerous trustee positions throughout his life, and he has always strived towards a higher understanding, with wisdom as the ideal.

Mr. Lorimer Olsson is an outgoing and energetic person that tries to sees the possibilities in all situations. When not educating and studying, he occupies himself with a range of activities. He often goes to the theatre or the art gallery, and he enjoys sailing, fencing, horseback riding, bicycling, and exploring China’s countryside from his motorcycle.

"Throughout his years here Arvid Lorimer has been positive and more than often responded to challenges with a smile."

Major Falk

Name: Arvid Lorimer

Phone: +46 - (0)738611613

Email: info@arvidlo.com

MAIN WORK EXPERIENCE

Music Teacher (grade 7-12)

RDF International School in Shenzhen

2019 - Present  

Head of Music at RDF International Highschool. Building the department from scratch with new curriculums and courses, including Music Appreciation, Orchestra, and AP Music Theory. 

Brass Teacher

Hjo School of Arts and Tibro Music School

2017–2019  

Teaching trumpet, french horn, trombone, baritone, and tuba to students age 6 to 45. Also conducting and leading 2 orchestras. Apart from teaching, the job included performing, arranging, and composing on behalf of the schools.

Horse Mounted Musician, Tuba

The Mounted Band of the Royal Guards

2015 – 2017

"One of three professional military bands in the Swedish Armed Forces. The band traces its ancestry back to the 1500s when King Gustav Vasa raised his first regiment of horse. Today they are one of few mounted bands in the world. The band rides at the head of the Life Guards through Stockholm when mounting the King’s Guard and the parade is considered one of Sweden's main tourist attractions." wikipedia.com

Musician, Tuba

The Royal Swedish Army Band – summer 2016

"The largest professional military band in the Swedish Armed Forces. The establishment of 53 musicians and extensive musical versatility makes it possible to perform at most occasions, ceremonies, events, conserts

and pageants. The band performs

more than 200 times yearly." wikipedia.com

Musician/Composer/Producer

Discoteca Yugostyle – 2003 to 2015

We founded Discoteca Yugostyle (Hojfen Balagan) in 2003, and we got a big breakthrough with the tune “Eagle Dangers” in 2012. Inspired by traditional folk music from former Yugoslavia, we developed a sound with wind instruments interlaced into modern dance/club music.

Freelance Musician

2009 –

Classical: NorrlandsOperan, The Royal Swedish Navy Band, Öresunds Brass Band, Lunds Philharmonics, Avanti

Other: Dreamers Circus, Nordisk Film, Tummel, Tobias Heilmann Band, Sofie og den lille orkester, Scraps of Tape, Suspekt

PUBLICATIONS


LEARNING MUSIC BY BRAIN:

development of new pedagogic material based on scientific research of music memorisation

I SPY WITH MY LITTLE EYE

SOMETHING EXPERIMENTAL:

A monistic-​cum​-panpsychic world is possible

ONLINE EDUCATION EFFECTIVENESS

AND THE CHALLANGES AHEAD:

An Acknowledgement of the Equity Aspect of Online Education and What This Approach Reveals

APPEARS ON

I have worked as a studio musician on several projects throughout the years, from small singer-/songwriter projects to film music.