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Concerts & Tickets

February 2023

Osmo and Erin 2 Feb 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Osmo Vänskä Overture
    Kurt Weill Concerto for Violin and Wind Orchestra
    Felix Mendelssohn Symphony no. 3

  • Conductor

    Osmo Vänskä

  • Soloist

    Erin Keefe

In flight 9 Feb 20:00 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Georg Friedrich Händel Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
    Kaija Saariaho Asteroid 4179: Toutatis
    Gustav Mahler Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
    Claude Debussy La mer, final movement

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

  • Soloist

    Jóhann Kristinsson

  • Host

    Halla Oddný Magnúsdóttir

The Adventure of the Magic Flute 18 Feb 14:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart The Magic Flute (abridged version)

  • Conductor

    Kornilios Michailidis

  • Soloists

    Hrafnhildur Árnadóttir Hafstað
    Sveinn Dúa Hjörleifsson
    Jóhann Kristinsson
    Harpa Ósk Björnsdóttir
    Bryndís Guðjónsdóttir

  • Narrator

    Þórunn Arna Kristjánsdóttir

The Adventure of the Magic Flute 18 Feb 16:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart The Magic Flute (abridged version)

  • Conductor

    Kornilios Michailidis

  • Soloists

    Hrafnhildur Árnadóttir Hafstað
    Sveinn Dúa Hjörleifsson
    Jóhann Kristinsson
    Harpa Ósk Björnsdóttir
    Bryndís Guðjónsdóttir

  • Narrator

    Þórunn Arna Kristjánsdóttir

Hough plays Rachmaninoff ­ 23 Feb 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Sergei Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto no. 2
    Dmitri Shostakovich Symphony no. 10

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

  • Soloist

    Stephen Hough

Sæunn plays Bach 26 Feb 16:00 Sunday Norðurljós | Harpa

  • Program

    Johann Sebastian Bach Cello Suite no. 1
    Benjamin Britten Cello Suite no. 1
    Johann Sebastian Bach Cello Suite no. 3
    Þuríður Jónsdóttir 48 Images of the Moon
    Johann Sebastian Bach Cello Suite no. 5

  • Soloist

    Sæunn Þorsteinsdóttir

March 2023

The Seasons in Moominvalley 3 Mar 18:00 Friday Norðurljós | Harpa

  • Program

    Lauri Porra The Seasons in Moominvalley

  • Host

    Jóhanna Vigdís Arnardóttir

Sunwook Kim plays Brahms ­ 9 Mar 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Johannes Brahms Symphony no. 3
    Johannes Brahms Piano Concerto no. 2

  • Conductor

    Bertrand de Billy

  • Soloist

    Sunwook Kim

Children's Concert 11 Mar 11:30 Saturday Flói | Harpa

  • Program

    Cheerful and versatile music.

  • Conductor

    TBA

  • Host

    Níels Thibaud Girerd

Bertrand de Billy conducts Brahms 16 Mar 20:00 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Johannes Brahms Symphony no. 2

  • Conductor

    Bertrand de Billy

Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets™ In Concert 22 Mar 19:00 Wednesday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets™

  • Conductor

    Timothy Henty

Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets™ In Concert 23 Mar 19:00 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets™

  • Conductor

    Timothy Henty

Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets™ In Concert 24 Mar 19:00 Friday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets™

  • Conductor

    Timothy Henty

Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets™ In Concert 25 Mar 14:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets™

  • Conductor

    Timothy Henty

Sæunn plays Shostakovich 30 Mar 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Unsuk Chin Subito con forza
    Dmitri Shostakovich Cello Concerto no. 1
    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony no. 6

  • Conductor

    Dmitry Matvienko

  • Soloist

    Sæunn Þorsteinsdóttir

April 2023

Anna, Sibelius, and Tchaikovsky 14 Apr 19:30 Friday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Jukka Tiensuu Voice verser
    Anna Þorvaldsdóttir METACOSMOS
    Jean Sibelius Luonnotar
    Pyotr Tchaikovsky Symphony no. 5

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

  • Soloist

    Anu Komsi

May 2023

Wild Symphony 13 May 14:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Leopold Mozart Toy Symphony
    Dan Brown Wild Symphony

  • Conductor

    Aliisa Neige Barrière

Faust plays Dvořák 19 May 19:30 Friday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Antonin Dvořák Violin Concerto
    Gustav Mahler Symphony no. 5

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

  • Soloist

    Isabelle Faust

Young soloists 25 May 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Maurice Ravel Shéhérazade: II. La Flûte enchantée
    Maurice Ravel Oh, la pitoyable aventure! from L’heure espagnole
    Henry Purcell Ah, Belinda from Dido and Aeneas
    Henry Purcell When I Am Laid in Earth from Dido and Aeneas
    Alban Berg Lied der Lulu
    Richard Strauss Großmächtige Prinzessin from Ariadne auf Naxos
    William Walton Viola Concerto
    Ralph Vaughan Williams The Vagabond
    Ralph Vaughan Williams Whither Must I Wander
    Richard Wagner Wie Todesahnung from Tannhäuser

  • Conductor

    Nathanaël Iselin

  • Soloists

    Ólafur Freyr Birkisson, singer
    Ragnheiður Ingunn Jóhannsdóttir, singer
    Þórhildur Magnúsdóttir, viola
    Þórgunnur Anna Örnólfsdóttir, singer

June 2023

Carmina Burana 1 Jun 20:00 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Carl Orff Carmina Burana

  • Conductor

    Gunnsteinn Ólafsson

  • Soloists

    Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir
    Oddur Arnþór Jónsson
    Þorsteinn Freyr Sigurðsson

  • Choir

    The Akranes Church Choir

  • Choirs

    University Choir of Iceland
    Söngsveitin Fílharmónía
    Graz Conservatory Chamber Choir
    Kársnes School Choir
    Reykjavík Boys’ Choir

Hadelich plays Brahms 8 Jun 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Johannes Brahms Violin Concerto
    Johannes Brahms Symphony no. 4

  • Conductor

    Bertrand de Billy

  • Soloist

    Augustin Hadelich