Slottsskogen Slottsskogen: Music Al Fresco

Event has already taken place. The annual concert in Slottsskogen with the Gothenburg Symphony.

Concert length: 59 min no intermission
Free entry

Event has already taken place

When do you enjoy music the most? When you’re totally relaxed with your best friends. And if the players are the Gothenburg Symphony and you’re in a lush Slottsskogen on a sunny afternoon, it’s a truly wonderful experience.

We provide the subscribers to the series with a picnic hamper, sun lounger, blanket, and a wonderful atmosphere. The music is free for everyone. Young musicians will perform before the concert.

You will find us at the lawn infront of Björngårdsvillan in Slottsskogen.

Kl 11:00-16:00

Welcome to our activity tents to the right of the stage. Here you can learn all about the upcoming season with the Gothenburg Symphony and compete for tickets. Those interested can also try instruments and we have balloons and face painting for all curious children.

Kl 11:00-13:45

In the activity tents subscribers in the series Saturday Small and Saturday Big season 2015-2016 can pick up their picnic basket, beach chair and blanket. Don´t forget your subscription card.

Kl 13:15-13:45

Concert with Stor-CHLÖS/youths from the culture schools in Centrum, Majorna-Linné and Örgryte-Härlanda, and Hvitfeldtskas Kammarorkester.

Kl 14:00 -15:30

Concert with the Gothenburg Symphony.

Citizenship Ceremony

On the National Day there is also a solemn ceremony in Slottsskogen for all 3541 new Göteborgare who became Swedish citizens in 2015. This year the new Swedes are from 132 countries. The celebrations is arranged by Göteborgs Stad at 11:00-13:00 by the large pond.


Trad. Nationalsången (Du gamla, Du fria) 3 min

Ravel Laideronnette from Ma mère l'oye 4 min

Nielsen Dance of the cockerels from Maskerade 5 min

Canteloube Chants d'Auvergne: Pastorale (Baïlèro, lero lero) 5 min

Beethoven Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral" 12 min

Canteloube Baïlèro from Chants d'Auvergne 6 min

Alfvén Dance of the Herd Maiden from The Mountain King Suite 4 min

Peterson-Berger By Frösö church (orch.) 4 min

Grieg Morning Mood from Peer Gynt 4 min

Grieg Solveigs song 5 min

Ravel Alborada del gracioso 7 min


Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra

Kent Nagano conductor

Camilla Tilling sopran

Måns Pär Fogelberg presentatör

Questions? Contact the ticket office