Kim Sjøgren was born on the 17th of December, 1955, in Nakskov, Denmark. He has played violin since he was 3 years old. When he was only 12 years old he was accepted by The Royal Academy of Music, Aarhus, Denmark, and his debut-appearance was at the prime age of 17. Three years later, he became a member of the Royal Danish Orchestra, where he consequently became concert master at the age of 22, the youngest ever in the history of the orchestra.
He has composed music for film, TV and theater.
In 1997, Kim Sjøgren founded his own "The Little Mermaid Orchestra" and they subsequently became one of Denmark's most in-demand orchestras.
In 2004, Kim Sjøgren was appointed the position of Professor of violin and chamber music at The Royal Academy of Music, Aarhus, Denmark.