The Idea

"The use of electronics in vocal music and opera is imperative" (1998)

Electronic Opera is an information database where music and information about the Swedish composersingerartist researcher and pedagogue Carl Unander-Scharin is situated. (Youtube here)

Here you can find information about his works, and current performances. CVs and presscuts in English and Swedish are available.

Electronic Opera Records is a record company and Electronic Opera Publishing is a small publishing house.

You can find audio samples, image galleries, pdfs (under each work), and also  information about upcoming projects. An overview of Publications & Lectures is also available.

This site is deliberately not a blog. New information will be published under each work. New  commissions and an performances will be published under Upcoming projects.

If you want to get in touch with Carl Unander-Scharin, please visit the forum or send a mail to

 Carl Unander-Scharin is working on new concepts of interaction between movement, electronics, voice, machines and mechanics. Plese go to Mecatronics for more info; as well as and

Extending Opera is the working title of a research project carried out by Carl Unander-Scharin, hosted by the Royal Institute of Technology and The University College of Opera, Stockholm - during 2010-2015. 


[Carl Unander-Scharin] - [A2011SilverSwan_InTheThroatIII]

 This is a live recording when Carl Unander-Scharin performs Orlando Gibbons "The Silver Swan" from 1612 in The Throat III. Hardware and Software development: Ludvig Elblaus and Carl Unander-Scharin. 
In cooperation with KTH and University College of Opera. 

Cover (front)