The Haydn Youth String Orchestra

Gripsholm Castle will host a world-famous youth orchestra consisting of thirty young musicians hand-picked from the northern Netherlands.

This summer, the Haydn Youth String Orchestra will be on tour in Sweden.

The orchestra and its promising musicians give around twenty-five concerts each year. Successful musicians who have trained among its ranks include the violinists Janine Jansen, Sonja van Beek and Simone Lamsma.

The Haydn Youth String Orchestra

Concert in the Hall of State at Gripsholm Castle
3 August at 13:00
Selection from the programme:
Leoš Janáček – Suite for String Orchestra
William Herschel – Symphony No. 8
Anton Arenski – Variations on a Theme by Tchaikovsky
Antonin Dvořák – Romance in F minor op. 11

Price: Included in the normal entry fee

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The Dutch youth orchestra will be visiting Gripsholm Castle this summer. Photo: Raphael Stecksén

The concert will be held in the Hall of State at Gripsholm Castle. Photo: Bruno Ehrs