SIDE BY SIDE
INTERNATIONAL YOUTH ORCHESTRA AND CHOIR CAMP
JUNE 18–22 2022
WELCOME TO SIDE BY SIDE 2022!
Side by Side offers a staggering seven concerts, one sing-along concert, and one musical afternoon at the Gothenburg City Library. Learn more and book your tickets on our concert page!
Learn how to register at camp, what to pack, what the food situation is, the best way to get to camp from the airport or train station, and other important things. There's also a map.
Accessibility info available on Accessibility Page.
RUM SUPPORT SIDE BY SIDE
Riksförbundet Unga Musikanter - RUM - support Side by Side and offer their members a 200 SEK discount on the participation fee. In order to get the discount, you must be written in Gothenburg or Halland and a member of RUM there. Learn more and apply for your discount on RUM's Side by Side page.
We keep appraised of the the updates from Folkhälsomyndigheten (the Swedish Public Health Agency) and the camp will be adapted to conform to any restrictions and recommendations needed at the time. More detailed information will be made available closer to the camp dates. Follow our digital channels to get the latest updates.
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At Side by Side, all tracks have different schedules. Here you can see on which days each track participates.
ALL CAMP TRACKS
The tracks at Side by Side are divided up based on the experience you have with your instrument.
You can only participate in one track at the camp.
For you who have played for at least 7 years and are about 15–23 years old.
For you who have played for 6–8 years and are about 14–18 years old.
WIND & STRING ORCHESTRA
For you who have played for 5–7 years and are about 13–17 years old.
UPPER INTERMEDIATE ORCHESTRA
For you who have played for 4–6 years and are about 12–16 years old.
For you who have played for 3–5 years and are about 10–14 years old.
For you who have played for 2–4 years and are about 8–12 years old.
For you who play the violin and attend a special-aid class or need some extra support while learning. Plays with BASIC ORCHESTRA.
For you who have recently started playing and are about 6–10 years old.
For you who have long experience singing in a choir and are about 16 years old or older. For tenors and basses from 14 years old.
UPPER VOICES CHOIR
For you who are a soprano or alto with experience singing in a choir and about 13–17 years old.
PRE-UPPER VOICES CHOIR
For you who are about 10–13 years old and sing soprano or alto.
For you with choir experience and who are about 8–10 years old.
For you who want to try to sing in a choir and are about 7–9 years old.
For you who want to sing and have a functional variation and are in need of extra support during the activity.
For you who are interested in playing music from the middle ages or renaissance period and play the flute/recorder, violin etc.
For you who like to play music by ear, and are about 14 years old or older.
CIRCLE OF LIFE
In June 2020 Side by Side held its first digital music camp, where participants from around the world could take part of lesson material, inspirational videos, and fun challenges. The end result was an enormous amount of recorded material from our amazing participants and friends, a concert, and a fantastic music video.
SIDE BY SIDE 2018—THE MOVIE
Clean Bandit - Symphony feat. Zara Larsson cover by Side by Side by El Sistema
Copyright Stiftelsen El Sistema Sverige
& Göteborgs Symfoniker 2018
Swedish org no 556313-1027
European VATno SE556313102701