The King and Queen and The Crown Princess Couple attend the Polar Music Prize

Motiv: The King and Queen at the Polar Music Prize. Photo: Robert Eklund, Stella Pictures.
On Tuesday 30 August, The King presented the Polar Music Prize at Stockholm Concert Hall.
The 2011 Polar Music Prizeexternal link, opens in new window was awarded to Patti Smithexternal link, opens in new window and Kronos Quartetexternal link, opens in new window.

Patti Smith is an American songwriter, rock singer and poet. Her best-known songs include "Because the Night" and "Gloria".
 
Kronos Quartet is a Grammy-winning American string quartet that was formed more than thirty years ago.