Guide to the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra

« My fantasy orchestra, on the basis of last night’s Symphony no. 5 in B flat major by Bruckner, would include the brass section of the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra. »
David Karlin, October 2016
December 2017
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RSPO's concerts for schoolchildren

100 years of school concerts

The Royal Stockholm Philharmonic has been staging school concerts for every year since 1917. The RSPO's Stefan Forsberg and Karina Svensson talk about bringing music to Swedish children, then and now.
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StockholmNielsen Symphony No. 2 (October 2013)

Nielsen: Symphony no. 2, "The Four Temperaments", Op.16
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra; Sakari Oramo
The blue concert hall at Hötorget (the Haymarket) in central Stockholm is one of Sweden’s great architectural masterpieces. Opened in 1926, it was designed by architect Ivar Tengbom during a period of expansion in the capital. The Stockholm Concert Hall was built to house The Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra – founded in 1902 – and to serve as an arena for the Nobel Prize Ceremony. Besides the main hall, the building also contains two chamber music halls: the beautiful Grünewald Hall and the smaller Aulin Hall. The Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra’s chief conductor Sakari Oramo was appointed in 2008, with his present contract lasting until 2020
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StockholmChildren's Christmas Concert

Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra; Christoffer Nobin; Fredrik Lycke; Nina Hjelmkvist

StockholmNobel Prize Concert

Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra; Gustavo Dudamel

StockholmChristmas Concert

Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra; Christoffer Holgersson; Kör Stockholmskörer

StockholmJanine Jansen plays Bruch

Byström, Bruch, Beethoven
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra; Karina Canellakis; Janine Jansen

StockholmEpiphany weekend concert

Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra; Tobias Ringborg; Christina Nilsson; Bror Magnus Tødenes
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Franz Welser-Möst conducts in Stockholm

The much anticipated Austrian conductor strikes home with Shostakovich and Beethoven as a side dish in Stockholm.
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RSPO in blazing form at the Proms

An eclectic programme from this Swedish orchestra which gave sharply defined performances in repertoire that, at first glance, had seemingly little in common.
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A late summer's night with Renée Fleming in Amsterdam

Renée Fleming sings Barber and Strauss at the Concertgebouw.
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French night in Stockholm with Stéphane Denève

Twenty-first century Stockholm or fin de siècle Paris? Works by Ravel, Debussy and Schmitt take the audience back to the times of the French avant-garde.
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