Vestre Aker og Bestum Kammerorkester is a chamber orchestra from the Western part of Oslo. The orchestra was founded fifteen years ago as an orchestra for the oldest students from Vestre Aker and Bestum String Orchestras. The 20 members are between 13 and 19 years old and the orchestra has a lot of activities in form of concerts, projects and tours. The chamber orchestra collaborates with other local institutions, and has an annual exchange program with the Schulorchester des Katharineums zu Lübeck in Germany. The orchestra is a part of Oslo School of music and arts. Bodil Nilsson Sanders is conducting the orchestra.