Category Archives: music

Remembering Culture Café 2017 / Kulturkafé 2017

Thanks to all of our Music and Art profile students who “stole the show” during our Culture Café 2017 … Watching the concert: and listening . . . Then, we were able to walk through the exciting art show: The whole … Continue reading

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Performing in a concert can teach students so much more than just music . . .

Students in the VRG Choir performed in the Stockholm wide concert – Star for Life on March 25. What is Star for Life? Star for Life is an educational/ motivational programme, the aim of which is to strengthen the self … Continue reading

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A Christmas Market filled with entrepreneurs …

The Christmas Market at VRG was not your typical Swedish Christmas market.  It was a showcase of student ideas, student work, and student enthusiasm.  On December 16, we welcomed guests into our school to learn more about how we work. … Continue reading

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VR turns 20!

During weeks 39 and 40, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of the Viktor Rydberg School Foundation. On Sunday, September 28, we were treated to a gala performance with current students, alumni, and staff at Cirkus in Stockholm. On Monday, September 29, all … Continue reading

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A super way to enjoy the walk between classes …

  Thanks to Sue and our choir for making the walk through the hallway so enjoyable today! It was great to have Keren playing and Joanna singing with our students . . . a real treat!   Listen here:

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Tomas Ledin gives feedback to VRG music students

We were so lucky to welcome Tomas Ledin to VRG today! He worked together with our music students on their latest assignment – writing their own songs.  He listened to all of the students’ work giving formative feedback to each … Continue reading

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Memories from music concert at Kulturkafé 2014

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Memories from VR Lucia – 2013

A beautiful concert to see: And, listen to:   more … more …

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“Real” learning @ VRG – students raise more than 115.000:- for STAR for LIFE!

Six VRG students in their entrepreneurship course led a project that resulted in 115.000:- for the charity, STAR for LIFE. With guidance from staff, these six students planned, promoted, organized, implemented, and followed up this huge event.  Two concerts on Oct 19, … Continue reading

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Why should we dedicate an entire school day to International Language Day?

  On October 21, VRG staff and students spent an entire school day learning about new languages, learning about the cultures that correspond to those languages, and how to actually communicate.  Different members of our staff who speak different languages, as well … Continue reading

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