Foyer Concerts

  • Concert
  • 24 nov 201813 apr 2019, The Göteborg Opera Foyer.

Free admission

Foyer Concerts

A few Saturdays every season, musicians and singers from the Göteborg Opera present concerts in the foyer. Free admission.

Foyer concerts start normally at 12.30pm if nothing else is stated.  The café opens at 11.30am.

Information about coming concerts is published here around 2 weeks before each performance.

Sunday, 27 January

Note: Sunday, not Saturday.

Beauty and horror

Preludes by Shostakovitch (op. 34). Performed by Göran Österberg (violin) and Karin Johansson (piano).

”I Crisantemi” by Puccini and ”Conte fantastique” av Caplet. Performed by Patrizia Carciani Kvensler (harp), David Bergström (violin), Lars Kvensler (violin), Emil Jonasson (viola) and Lars-Erik Persson (violoncell).

Saturday, 16 March

Pieces for horn and string quartet by Mozart, Elisabeth Raum and Corrado Mari Saglietti.


  • Ingrid Karlstedt, horn
  • Philip Foster, horn
  • Øyvor Volle, violin
  • Karin Berggren, violin
  • Hanne Skjelbred, viola
  • Frida Bromander, cello

Previous Concerts

13 Oct, Swedish tones & Bulgarian vocals

The vocal ensemble Perunika sings folk songs from Bulgaria, a country with a rich tradition of folk music for female voices. The cappella arrangements are contemporary and typical of the melodic and popular choir tradition. Perunika vocal ensemble sings in Bulgarian, is based in Stockholm and led by conductor Michael Deltchev.

The concert opens with music for violin and piano by Swedish composers Ingeborg von Bronsart, Ika Peyron, Alice Tegnér and Inger Wikström. With Kristall (Karin Wiberg, violin and Lisa Fröberg piano).

24 Nov, Mozart & Reicha

Music for chamber octet by W. A. Mozart and Anton Reicha.

Musicians: Øyvor Volle (violin), Karin Berggren (violin), Magnus Pehrsson (viola), Frida Bromander (cello), Frida Grinne (double bass), Geoffrey Cox (oboe), Helena Nyman Panofsky (clarinet), Philip Foster (horn), Sebastian Wagner (bassoon).

2 Dec, Franz Schubert’s Octet in F-minor

Yuki Tashiro, Karin Berggren, violin
Magnus Pehrsson, viola
Frida Bromander, cello
Mats Larsson, double bass
Tarina Lennartsson, clarinet
Gabriel Litsgård, oboe
Grégoire Nenert, horn

Upcoming shows

March 2019

Sat 16/3
The Göteborg Opera Foyer 
Free admission
Free admission

April 2019

Sat 13/4
The Göteborg Opera Foyer 
Free admission
Free admission

Contact us

Christina Nilssons Gata, 411 04 Göteborg
Telephone (switch) 031–10 80 00
Ticket office & Restaurant 031–13 13 00

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