Welcome to the Jussi Björling Society – USA.

THE SOCIETY WAS FORMED IN 1997.  Our membership is primarily located in the United States, but has members from throughout the world. 

We welcome “you” and invite you to become a member of the JBS-USA. https://www.bjorlingsocietyusa.org/join-us-2-2/

The JBS-USA works closely with the Jussi Björling Sällskapet and the Jussi Björling Appreciation Society in the UK, always to remember the artistry, voice and persona of the incomparable Jussi Björling.

We publish Newsletters in July and November, plus an annual Journal in February.

National Conferences of the JBS-USA have been held in  Washington, D. C.; New York City, New York; St. Peter, Minnesota; Charleston, South Carolina.

Regional gatherings occur throughout the United States.

The Jussi Björling Society-USA has actively researched, restored and released CDs of rarely heard performances by Jussi Björling, usually in conjunction with the other two Societies. These CDs are frequently available in the USA only through the JBS-USA.

The Jussi Björling Society-USA website is:                                         


The Jussi Björling Society-USA Facebook page is:                       


Internet Discussion Group about Jussi Björling is: 


To subscribe: 

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The Board of Directors of the Jussi Björling Society-USA 2017 is as follows:

Terry Williams , President                           terrywmskc@sbcglobal.net        

Kendall Svengalis, Vice President                   rilawpress@comcast.net

Sue Flaster, Secretary                                        sueflaster@earthlink.net

Janel Lundgren, Treasurer                               tonerna@myfairpoint.net 

Allan Buchalter, Membership                          abjbsusa@gmail.com

Dan Shea, At Large                                             dshea@chorus.net

Walter Rudolph                                                   codyite@gmail.com 

Mark Harris                                                 markharris1955@gmail.com

Dan Shea

To submit potential articles please write to Walter Rudolph at codyite@gmail.com

Terry Williams to the right, takes over as President 2015

Terry Williams to the right, takes over as President 2015


The Jussi Björling Society

The Jussi Björling Society was founded on January 7, 1989. Its task is to promote interest in and spread knowledge about Jussi Björling, his vocal art, life and career.

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HERE you can quickly become a member of The Jussi Björling Society. You will receive our magazine, newsletters and invitations to events and gatherings. The annual fee is 250 SEK.

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Jussi Favourites of the Board Members

Hans Thunström presents his favourite recording.

Read about and listen to the favourite

The Jussi Björling Museum

Jussi Björling Museet

The Jussi Björling Museum Greets You!


BORLÄNGE  is the place where Jussi Björling was born. Here is also his own museum, the only Björling Museum in the world. "Of all singers' museums, this is the best", accordning to the late John Steane, noted British music critic.


Opening hours
Winter season  September–May working days Thuesday - Friday 12-17

June - August

Monday - Friday 11-17
Saturday 11-15
Sunday 11-15
Closed on June 6, Midsummer Eve and Midsummer Day


Link to The Jussi Björling Museum