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Concerts & Tickets

December 2021

Benedikt Sings Bach and Händel 2 Dec 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Georg Friedrich Handel Overture and arias from Messiah
    Georg Friedrich Handel Water Music, suites 2 and 3
    Georg Friedrich Handel Waft Her, Angels, from Jeptha
    Johann Sebastian Bach Aria from Cantata 198
    Joseph Haydn Symphony no. 99

  • Conductor

    Dirk Vermeulen

  • Soloist

    Benedikt Kristjánsson

The Iceland Symphony Christmas Family Concert 11 Dec - 18 Dec 14:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Various Christmas favourites from throughout the centuries.

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

The Iceland Symphony Christmas Family Concert 11 Dec 16:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Various Christmas favourites from throughout the centuries.

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

The Iceland Symphony Christmas Family Concert 12 Dec 14:00 Sunday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Various Christmas favourites from throughout the centuries.

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

The Iceland Symphony Christmas Family Concert 12 Dec 16:00 Sunday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Various Christmas favourites from throughout the centuries.

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

January 2022

Vienna Concert 6 Jan 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Music from operettas, waltzes and polkas by Johann Strauss, Franz Lehár, Emmerich Kálman, Hans Christian Lumbye, Ellen Sandels and others.

  • Conductor

    David Danzmayr

  • Soloists

    Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir and Elmar Gilbertsson

Vienna Concert 7 Jan 19:30 Friday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Music from operettas, waltzes and polkas by Johann Strauss, Franz Lehár, Emmerich Kálman, Hans Christian Lumbye, Ellen Sandels and others.

  • Conductor

    David Danzmayr

  • Soloists

    Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir and Elmar Gilbertsson

Vienna Concert 8 Jan 17:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Music from operettas, waltzes and polkas by Johann Strauss, Franz Lehár, Emmerich Kálman, Hans Christian Lumbye, Ellen Sandels and others.

  • Conductor

    David Danzmayr

  • Soloists

    Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir and Elmar Gilbertsson

Vienna Concert 8 Jan 19:30 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Music from operettas, waltzes and polkas by Johann Strauss, Franz Lehár, Emmerich Kálman, Hans Christian Lumbye, Ellen Sandels and others.

  • Conductor

    David Danzmayr

  • Soloists

    Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir and Elmar Gilbertsson

Young Soloists 2022 13 Jan 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Programme to be announced

  • Conductor

    Anna-Maria Helsing

Shostakovich and Barber 20 Jan 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Unsuk Chin Frontispiece
    Samuel Barber Violin Concerto
    Dmitri Shostakovich Symphony no. 10

  • Conductor

    Michael Sanderling

  • Soloist

    Johan Dalene

Journey Without Destination 27 Jan 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Áskell Másson Capriccio
    Haukur Tómasson It Relaxes Me, the Repetition
    Ingibjörg Ýr Skarphéðinsdóttir Pons papilloma
    Kjartan Ólafsson Mar – Voyage Through Waves
    Sveinn Lúðvík Björnsson Glerhjallar

  • Conductor

    Ville Matvejeff

  • Soloists

    Áskell Másson, Bryndís Halla Gylfadóttir, Grímur Helgason and Sigrún Eðvaldsdóttir

Bára and Gunnar Andreas 28 Jan 12:15 Friday Norðurljós | Harpa

  • Program

    Gunnar Andreas Kristinsson Flekar
    Bára Gísladóttir VAPE

  • Conductor

    Ville Matvejeff

February 2022

The Adventure of the Magic Flute 12 Feb 14:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart The Magic Flute (shortened family version)

  • Conductor

    Kornilios Michailidis

  • Narrator

    Þórunn Arna Kristjánsdóttir

Die Walküre 24 Feb 18:00 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Cast

    Iréne Theorin Brünnhilde
    Christopher Ventris Siegmund
    Christa Mayer Fricka
    Claire Rutter Sieglinde
    Ólafur Kjartan Sigurðarson Wotan
    Kristinn Sigmundsson Hunding
    Lilja Guðmundsdóttir Helmwige
    Sigrún Pálmadóttir Gerhilde
    Margrét Hrafnsdóttir Ortlinde
    Sigríður Ósk Kristjánsdóttir Waltraute
    Agnes Thorsteins Siegrune
    Guja Sandholt Roβweiβe
    Hildigunnur Einarsdóttir Grimgerde
    Svanhildur Rósa Pálmadóttir Schwertleite

  • Opera

    Richard Wagner Die Walküre (The Valkyrie)

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

  • Directors

    Julia Burbach og Tal Rosner

  • Video

    Tal Rosner

Die Walküre 26 Feb 16:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Cast

    Iréne Theorin Brünnhilde
    Christopher Ventris Siegmund
    Christa Mayer Fricka
    Claire Rutter Sieglinde
    Ólafur Kjartan Sigurðarson Wotan
    Kristinn Sigmundsson Hunding
    Lilja Guðmundsdóttir Helmwige
    Sigrún Pálmadóttir Gerhilde
    Margrét Hrafnsdóttir Ortlinde
    Sigríður Ósk Kristjánsdóttir Waltraute
    Agnes Thorsteins Siegrune
    Guja Sandholt Roβweiβe
    Hildigunnur Einarsdóttir Grimgerde
    Svanhildur Rósa Pálmadóttir Schwertleite

  • Opera

    Richard Wagner Die Walküre (The Valkyrie)

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

  • Directors

    Julia Burbach og Tal Rosner

  • Video

    Tal Rosner

March 2022

Víkingur and Daníel 2 Mar 20:00 Wednesday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    John Adams Lollapalooza
    María Huld Markan Sigfúsdóttir Clockworking
    Daníel Bjarnason Piano Concerto no. 3

  • Conductor

    Daníel Bjarnason

  • Soloist

    Víkingur Heiðar Ólafsson

Journey Through Orbit 11 Mar 18:00 Friday Norðurljós | Harpa

  • Program

    Missy Mazzoli Sinfonia (for Orbiting Spheres)
    Kjartan Sveinsson New work
    Anna Þorvaldsdóttir CATAMORPHOSIS

  • Conductor

    Daníel Bjarnason

A German Requiem 17 Mar 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Olivier Messiaen Les Offrandes oubliées
    Johannes Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem

  • Conductor

    Bertrand de Billy

  • Soloists

    Emily Pogorelc and Jóhann Kristinsson

  • Choirs

    Mótettukórinn choir and Söngsveitin Fílharmónía choir

Mozart and Beethoven 24 Mar 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Ballet music from Ideomeneo, selections
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Violin Concerto no. 5
    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony no. 7

  • Conductor

    Kornilios Michailidis

  • Soloist

    Simos Papanas

Ein Heldenleben 31 Mar 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    George Walker Lyric for strings
    Richard Strauss Horn Concerto no. 2
    Richard Strauss Ein Heldenleben

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

  • Soloist

    Stefan Dohr

April 2022

Easter Concert 7 Apr 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Sofia Gubaidulina Sieben Worte
    Anton Bruckner Symphony no. 3

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

  • Soloists

    Geir Draugsvoll and Sigurgeir Agnarsson

Schumann and Schubert 28 Apr 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Galina Ustvolskaya Symphonic Poem no. 2
    Robert Schumann Cello Concerto
    Franz Schubert Symphony no. 9

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

  • Soloist

    Kian Soltani

The Message Pouch 30 Apr 14:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Þorvaldur Þorsteinsson and Jóhann G. Jóhannsson The Message Pouch (Skilaboðaskjóðan)

  • Conductor

    Kornilios Michailidis

May 2022

Víkingur and John Adams 5 May 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    John Adams Short Ride in a Fast Machine
    John Adams Must the Devil Have All the Good Tunes?
    John Adams Harmonielehre

  • Conductor

    John Adams

  • Soloist

    Víkingur Heiðar Ólafsson

Eva Conducts Shostakovich 18 May 20:00 Wednesday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Dmitri Shostakovich Symphony no. 5

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

June 2022

Barbara Hannigan 3 Jun 19:30 Friday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Programme to be announced

  • Conductor

    Barbara Hannigan

Barbara Hannigan 4 Jun 17:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Programme to be announced

  • Conductor

    Barbara Hannigan

Marianna Plays Grieg 10 Jun 19:30 Friday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Edvard Grieg Piano Concerto
    Jórunn Viðar Fire
    Jórunn Viðar Ólafur liljurós
    Páll Ísólfsson The Feast at Solhaug
    Páll Ísólfsson From the Picture Book of Jónas Hallgrímsson

  • Conductor

    Rumon Gamba

  • Soloist

    Marianna Shirinyan