Current music project support

Signatur Foundation Sweden promotes a varied musical offering characterized by high quality and artistic renewal. We are continuing our music project support which began in 2018 by funding new, exciting projects where we look forward to developing the co-operation with our partner organisations.

New exciting music projects

Signatur Foundation Sweden supports several music projects aimed at contributing to the development of children, young people and adults through the art of music:

Arctic Light in the region of Norrbotten.

Dream Orchestra.

Empower Production – Fryshuset.

Gotland School of Music Composition.

Gränslandet – A Symphonic Festival 2022.

Libravoice through the Royal College of Music in Stockholm.

Magical House by Young at the Opera, the Royal Swedish Opera.

Make Music Matter! through Linnaeus University.

”Meet in music – whole life” through Sundbybergs Stad.

Stockholm Nu Jazzfestival – FRIM.

Themetrack Funktion – Folkteatern Gävleborg.

UTOM (Young minds for music) – “How does the music life of the future sound?”

YOMA – Young Musicians Academy.


Signatur Foundation Sweden wants to contribute to enhanced access to music education that can give young people valuable experiences that will strengthen society through social and cultural engagement.

Make Music Matter! provides young people with a platform where they can explore music creation, learn to use expressive tools and find inspiration for a meaningful leisure time as well as future career opportunities. Photo: Järvaveckan 2022.


When the next application round opens you will find our Project Concept Form here to apply for a grant for your music project.

Arctic Light in the region of Norrbotten

Arctic Light was formed based on the strong vision of the choir director, composer and artistic leader Susanna Lindmark. She envisioned a musical greenhouse for young women in the region of Norrbotten...

Dream Orchestra (DO)

With the generous support of Signatur Foundation Sweden, Dream Orchestra has launched a new project in January 2022 which involves and motivates students to express and communicate their thoughts and ...

Från och med 2022 har Empower Production/Fryshuset ingått i ett samarbete med Signatur – Insamlingsstiftelse för musikfrämjande


Empower Production is a new project to enable more young girls and non-binary young people to become involved in music production. The project will be implemented in Stockholm, Gothenburg and Helsingb...

The Gotland School of Music Composition

The Gotland School of Music Composition was founded in 1995 and since its inception, has run a university preparatory course in music composition. A large number of those studying music composition at...

Gränslandet – A Symphonic Festival 2022

With a strong commitment to take classical music to new places and reach a wider audience, pianist David Huang and conductor Christian Karlsen founded Gränslandet – A Symphonic Festival in the summer ...


With the support of Signatur Foundation Sweden, the Royal College of Music (KMH) can implement the Libravoice project. Through music and musical collaborations, Libravoice aims to create a collaborati...


The Magical House is a digital production by Young at the Opera for Royal Swedish Opera’s online platform called Opera Play.  In the programme, students and educators get a behind the scenes look at t...

Make Music Matter!

Make Music Matter! is both a network and a school project for music teachers. The purpose of Make Music Matter! is to give students new opportunities to work with music as a form of expression and mea...

"Mötas i Musik – hela livet" i Sundbyberg, ett projekt som genomförs med stöd av stiftelsen Signatur

Meet in Music – whole life

The city of Sundbyberg in Stockholm county will now have the opportunity to implement the project ”Meet in Music – Whole Life” from 2019 to 2022, with support from Signatur Foundation Sweden.  The pro...


Stockholm Nu was a one-day jazz festival that took place on 27 May 2022. The entire jazz festival revolved around Ron Carter - one of the most influential and important jazz musicians of all time. It ...

Från föreställningen Fritt spelrum med Lucy Rugman. Fotograf: Urban Wedin

Themetrack Funktion

Themetrack Funktion is about wanting and daring to create performing arts for children and young people with complex special needs. Themetrack Funktion 2022 is a collaboration between Folkteatern Gävl...

Till vardags spelar hon huvudrollen i Sound of Music på Malmö Opera. Men i början av november kom musikalstjärnan tillika medlemmen i UTOM, Frida Modén Treichl, till Konserthuset Stockholm för att gästspela med musiklivets gräsrötter i El Sistema Nationalorkester.

UTOM (Young minds for music)

With the support of Signatur Foundation Sweden, Young Minds For Music (UTOM) began implementing the project "The Roots of Music Life" in 2021. In connection with its 250th anniversary in 2021...

YOMA - Young Musicians Academy stöds I tre projekt av Signatur – insamlingsstiftelse för musikfrämjande

YOMA – Young Musicians Academy

Thanks to the support of Signatur Foundation Sweden - the National Centre for Musical Talents (NCM) is developing  its activities at a rapid pace in line with its objective; - to be a national meet...


”Thanks to Signatur Foundation Sweden, we can now gather momentum to encourage more young musicians to play instruments that are particularly important for orchestral and ensemble music playing.  At the same time, opportunities are strengthened for closer partnership with municipal music schools.  With the support of Signatur Foundation Sweden, it has now become possible to build on the musical talent effort in Vänersborg and in close collaboration with music institutions throughout the country, to develop the Young Strings and Young Wind Academies as well as the Polar Star Award – Sweden’s premiere solo competition for young people aged 14-18 years.”

Staffan Rydén, Chairman, NCM