Mats Olofsson studied in Stockholm, Copenhagen and Boston, USA. Today he is a very busy and highly sought-after chamber musician, working with the Stenhammar Quartet, of which he is a founding member, and with the contemporary music ensemble Pearl before swine experience. As a Baroque cellist he performs with Paradiso musicale. These ensembles have recorded CDs for BIS, CPO, Caprice and Phono Svecia. Mats is the principal cellist of the Gävle Symphony Orchestra and he performs on a G. Gagliano (1772).