Hans Knut Sveen is Associate Professor at the Grieg Academy, The Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design, University of Bergen (Griegakademiet - Institutt for musikk, KMD, Universitetet i Bergen). For the period 2015 - 2018 he is a member of the steering committee for the Norwegian Artistic Research Programme. Together with Frode Thorsen, he is founding member and leader of Bergen Barokk, and he participates in most productions of Barokksolistene. In his performances, Hans Knut Sveen is especially dedicated to historical keyboard instruments and their copies. Besides this, he often experiments with the combination of acoustic, synthetic and sampled sound.