The orchestra rehearses on Wednesdays, and on Tuesdays there are rehearsals for each individual section with recurring musicians from orchestras such as the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra and the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Kungliga Akademiska kapellet also offers scholarships for individual private lessons and the possibility to join the orchestra on tours abroad. 

Upcoming auditions:

ons 24/1
ons 31/1

Contact Hans Forsberg for registration and questions regarding auditions.

070-425 00 79

Welcome to Kungliga Akademiska kapellet (The Royal Academic Orchestra)!

Kungliga Akademiska kapellet is Uppsala University's symphony orchestra. We play at academic ceremonies and give our own concerts. This orchestra, founded 1627, is conducted by Stefan Karpe, Director Musices and Professor in Orchestral Conducting.

The Royal Academic Orchestra and the staff at Musicum wishes you a

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

The Christmas concert at Uppsala Castle December 16, 2017. Photo: Rebecca Måwe