Partners & Sponsors
The Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra is made up of 109 eminent musicians. All driven by their love of music and the desire to deliver incomparable experiences. With this passion and ambition, the goal of the orchestra is to become one of the world’s foremost orchestras.
The Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra is a strong brand with high recognition rate. We nurture it through to safeguard the orchestra’s high quality and by being at the forefront of our business. Therefore, we have an innovative and expansive program for children and youth and therefore we have – as the first concert hall in Scandinavia – installed digital cameras to broadcast concerts at GSOplay.
The partnership with our sponsors is critical in our efforts to achieve our goals.
Become a Sponsor
The Gothenburg Symphony touches and engages people worldwide. To cooperate with us is a unique and inspiring opportunity for your company to spread your brand both locally and globally.
Partners Gothenburg Symphony regularly interact with different partners.
It can be artistic collaborations that add luster to the concerts. Or different ways to get even more people to discover classical music. The more the merrier, we think.
In 2009, the Gothenburg Symphony began a collaboration with the City of Gothenburg to establish El Sistema in Sweden. It was the orchestra’s then principal conductor, Gustavo Dudamel, who brought the model with him from Venezuela. In 2010, the first El Sistema school started in Hammarkullen, under the management of the cultural school, Angereds kulturskola.
El Sistema activities now take place in all districts of Gothenburg and the model has received national and international distribution. All El Sistema schools in Gothenburg are managed by the municipality, with musicians from the Gothenburg Symphony as mentor.
The Gothenburg Symphony Friends
The Gothenburg Symphony Friends is a nonprofit organization that supports the Gothenburg Symphony. As a member you get the chance to meet the musicians and conductors, go on study evenings, go on concert tours and attend the rehearsals.
Master of Education
The School of Music and Drama at Gothenburg University offers a two-year orchestral education at Masters level. The program is offered in cooperation with, among others, the Gothenburg Symphony and the Gothenburg Opera.
The Gothenburg Symphony Ltd is a wholly owned limited company, part of the Västra Götaland region.
Region Västra Götaland’s assignment is to contribute to a thriving Västra Götaland which is a good place to live and work. Västra Götaland must be a good place for future generations to grow up in.
Region Västra Götaland is governed by democratically elected politicians and with just over 50,000 employees is one of Sweden’s biggest employers.
It is tasked with offering good healthcare and dental care and providing the prerequisites for good public health, a rich cultural life, a good environment, jobs, research, education and good communications. All together, these provide a foundation for sustainable growth in Västra Götaland.