Music at Riddarholmen

Welcome to our summer concerts at Stockholm's only preserved medieval abbey. Sweden's leading classical and Gregorian musicians will be perform in the royal burial church at Riddarholmen.

Every summer, the Riddarholmen Church presents a concert programme featuring some of Sweden's leading classical and Gregorian musicians. The concerts are included in the entry fee for the church.

Music Programme 2019

Midsummer Eve 21 June, 3.00 p.m.
Midsummer music with Swedish folk dances, Scottish baroque melodies and bird songs,
performed by harpsichordist Anna Paradiso and recorder player Dan Laurin
Music by Åhlström, Couperin, Barsanti and other.

Sunday 30 June, 3.00 p.m.
The Gregorian vocal ensemble Pisces Dei celebrates The Feast of Saints Peter and Paul and their fate in Rome.

Sunday 7 July, 3.00 p.m.
Harpsichordist Maria Robertson plays music by J.S. Bach, J.P Sweelinck and J.H. Roman and recites texts from the Psalmist, the Preacher and W. Shakespeare (sonnet).

Sunday 14 July, 3.00 p.m.
The vocal ensemble Gemma performs music from the monastic order of Saint Bridget with recitation from The Revelations of Saint Bridget.

Sunday 21 July, 3.00 p.m.
Soprano saxophonist Anders Paulsson and Royal Court Organist Mary Ljungquist Hén improvise on Gregorian melodies and play music by J.S. Bach.

Sunday 28 July, 3.00 p.m.
Bassoon meets Harp. Harpist Delphine Constantin-Reznik and bassoonist Roman Reznik play music by Vivaldi, Dard, Pratté, Tchaikovsky, Debussy and other.

Sunday 4 August, 3.00 p.m.
The Ensemble Scala Jacobi performs Gregorian chants and newly composed music.

The Riddarholmen Church is open daily from May


Photo: Alexis Daflos/

The Riddarholmen Church