Soprano Malin Byström is a regular performer on the main European and American stages. She has recently made her debut at the Wiener Staatsoper as Elisabeth de Valois in Don Carlos and at the Bolshoi in one of her leading roles, Salome. Byström has been a frequent guest at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden as Salome, Mathilde in Rossini's GuillaumeTell , Hélène in Les Vêpres Siciliennes, Elettra in Idomeneo, Marguerite in Faust and Amalia in Les Masnadieri. In 2016 Malin Byström made her debut at San Francisco Opera where she played Jenůfa. Malin has appeared in several productions at the Royal Swedish Opera with roles such as Die Feldmarschallin in Der Rosenkavalier, the title role in Giordano's Fedora, Desdemona in Otello, Jenůfa, Donna Elvira and Romilda in Serse.
Malin Byström's many other engagements include Donna Anna in Don Giovanni at the Salzburg Festival, the title role in Thaïs at the Gothenburg Opera and at the Palau de les Arts in Valencia (alongside Plácido Domingo as Athanaël),Contessa in Lenozze di Figaro in Aix-en-Provence and at the Grand Théâtre de Genève and Amelia in SimoneBoccanegra in Göteborge Elettra in Idomeneo at the Drottningholm Court Theatre in Sweden.
Malin Byström studied at the University College of Opera in Stockholm. In 2016 she received the Litteris et Artibus medal and in 2018 she was appointed court singer by the King of Sweden. At the International Opera Awards 2018 Malin Byström received the award for Female Singer of the Year.