Johanna Grüssner

was born 1972 in The Åland Islands, a self dependent archipelago between Sweden and Finland. She grew up in the idyllic countryside where she sang in the local children's choir. The eminent choir director composed new music for the children, and Johanna was always interested in learning how to read music and singing difficult harmonies. Once a week she got on the bus to get piano lessons from an elderly lady in the nearby village. Around 10 she was accepted to the music institute of Mariehamn where she continued taking piano lessons as well as music theory. Still it was the singing that... Read