The King presents the Birgit Nilsson Prize to Riccardo Muti on stage at the Royal Swedish Opera House. Photo: Pontus Lundahl/Scanpix
On Thursday 13 October, The King presented the Birgit Nilsson Prize to Maestro Riccardo Muti at the Royal Swedish Opera House in Stockholm.
This was the second time that the prize has been presented. Placido Domingo was awarded the first Birgit Nilsson Prize in 2009. Find out more about the Birgit Nilsson Prize here. You can watch a film of the award ceremony below.