NIKLAS & THE RADIO MONKEY – CHRISTMAS COZINESS IN BERWALDHALLEN!
Like all children, Radio Monkey longs for Christmas. So together with his constant companion Niklas Riesbeck he’s trying to find the right Christmas feeling with music and crazy antics. Suitable for children aged 3-8.
The Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra is known worldwide as one of Europe’s most versatile orchestras with an exciting and varied repertoire and a constant striving to break new ground The multi-award-winning orchestra has been praised for its exceptional, wide-ranging musicianship as well as collaborations with the world’s foremost composers, conductors and soloists.
Permanent home of the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra since 1979 is Berwaldhallen, the Swedish Radio’s concert hall. In addition to the audience in the hall, the orchestra reaches many many listeners on the radio and the web and through it´s partnership with EBU. Several concerts are also broadcast and streamed on Berwaldhallen Play and with Swedish Television, offering the audience more opportunities to come as close as possible to one of the world’s top orchestras.
“The orchestra has a unique combination of humility, sensibility and musical imagination”, says Daniel Harding, Music Director of the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra since 2007. “I have never had a concert with the orchestra where they haven’t played as though their lives depended on it!”
The first radio orchestra was founded in 1925, the same year that the Swedish Radio Service began its broadcasts. The Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra received its current name in 1967. Through the years, the orchestra has had several distinguished Music Directors. Two of them, Herbert Blomstedt and Esa-Pekka Salonen, have since been appointed Conductors Laureate.
HARDING & BEETHOVEN´S TRIPLE CONCERTO
Chief conductor Daniel Harding and The Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra in Josef Suk´s Asrael Symphony and Beethoven´s triple concerto.
BEETHOVEN’S NINTH SYMPHONY
A concert in the spirit of peace with Beethoven’s joyful Sympony No. 9 and Arnold Schönberg’s beautiful Friede auf Erden.
CHRISTMAS CONCERT 2022
The Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Swedish Radio Choir and sisters Rebecka and Johanna Wallroth offer a festive concert with the best music of Christmas.