Author and chief of research, Icons of Europe
Cecilia Jorgensen (née Nordenkull), Swedish, is co-founder and chief
of research of the association Icons of Europe, Brussels. She is author of several publications about the life and
music of Chopin, as well as playwright of the musical drama
Chopin and The Nightingale staged in Europe and America.
She initiated and participated in a BBC Four documentary on Chopin in 2010.
Cecilia's next book KARL XII: Kungamord
resolves the 300-year old mystery on the death of Charles.XII of Sweden and on conflicting accounts of his legacy. She recently discovered that she is
descendant of Charles XII's eldest sister, Hedvig Sofia.