Women Composers

Years of focusing on a more gender-balanced repertoire at Konserthuset Stockholm has resulted in a wide selection of featured women composers in classical music, contemporary as well as historical. By popular demand these exemples are highlighted here. The divison will become obsolete in the future.

Genre: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra

Nobel Prize Concert 2023

Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts music by Gabriella Smith and Maurice Ravel, and Julia Fischer is the soloist in Brahms’ violin concerto in her debut with the orchestra.

Genre: Chamber music

French Baroque

A deep dive into French Baroque style with French-Italian violinist Emmanuel Resche-Caserta.

Genre: Chamber music

French and Swedish

Philharmonic musicians perform music by Gabriel Fauré and Elfrida Andrée.

Genre: For the younger

To the Hall of the Mountain King

In the woods among the trolls with Nordic music.

Genre: Chamber music

Tailleferre Impromptu

Charm and fantasy in French music for piano.

Genre: Chamber music, Organ

Andrée From Five Smaller Tone Pictures

Music by Sweden’s first female cathedral organist and orchestral conductor.

Genre: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra

Boulanger From D’un soir triste

Deeply personal music by an exceptional talent.

Genre: Chamber music

Strozzi From Il Primo libro de’madrigali

Early music from a prominent female composer.

The Konserthuset Play app makes it easier to experience music on your phone or tablet – or on a big screen!

The video archive on Konserthuset Play contains a unique trove of music. On this page, we have gathered our tips for how to best take advantage of our selection.