During the ceremony, the Armed Forces Music Corps performed the Lagom March, composed for the Svea Life Guard by Prince Gustaf and arranged by Åke Edenstrad, and the Rentrée from Flowers of Frösö, composed by Wilhelm Peterson-Berger and arranged by Nils Holmstedt.
40 years on the throne — 40 years serving SwedenThe jubilee exhibition "40 years on the throne — 40 years serving Sweden" details King Carl XVI Gustaf's eventful reign as King and Head of State. In the Hall of State and certain Reception Rooms — the setting for many of The King's official duties — objects and images from The King's forty years as Head of State have been brought together.
Find out more about the exhibition here.
Find out more about the jubilee here.