FAQ about Konserthuset Play
In the Ludde B concert video, children can discover the music of Ludwig van Beethoven. Photo: Yellow Tone
The video archive on Konserthuset Play contains a unique trove of music. It has hundreds of videos from previous livestreams and concerts featuring the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, specially produced videos for children, jazz and chamber music. On this page, we have gathered our tips for how to best take advantage of our selection.
Where can I find your concert videos?
You can find a large selection in our Konserthuset Play streaming service. We have over 100 videos with everything from big symphonies to chamber music, jazz and fun videos for kids. Find the online version of Konserthuset Play here
Does it cost anything?
No, Konserthuset Play is completely free.
Do I need an account?
No, just surf over to Konserthuset Play and start watching.
Can I watch the videos on a big screen?
With a Chromecast device, you can screen-mirror the videos on your computer to your TV. Remember that you must use the Chrome web browser, and both of your devices must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network for this to work. You can read more about how to use Chromecast on Google’s support pages (opens in new window)
You can also cast the entire screen from an Android device. For this option, you will need to download the Google Home app. You can read more about how to cast from Android on Google’s support pages (opens in new window)
However, it is not possible to display tabs or screens with Chrome from iOS devices, such as iPhone and iPad. Accordingly, you cannot cast using these devices. This is not unique to our website; it is a general limitation. Google’s information on casting from iOS devices (opens in a new window)
However, you can watch the videos on a big screen by connecting your iOS device to your TV or monitor with a cable.
How do I find what I am interested in?
Use the search box on the Play page. Enter the name of a musician or composer you are curious about. You can also search for the name of a piece. When you start writing in the search box, you will receive suggestions based on the available content.
Can I search for videos in a specific genre?
Yes, you can. There are categories under the search box. For example, you can select “Jazz” to filter out everything except this category. A black-marked button indicates which category(s) you have chosen.
I’m not getting any hits when I search for a name or title.
Make sure you have not already filtered the search hits by genre. Black-marked categories indicate your filters. Click “Clear filters” to start over with a new search or filter.