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Björk Orkestral – Live from Reykjavík

Date Location Price
9 Aug 2020 » 17:00 Eldborg | Harpa 4.900 – 11.990 ISK
15 Aug 2020 » 17:00 Eldborg | Harpa 4.900 – 11.990 ISK
23 Aug 2020 » 17:00 Eldborg | Harpa 4.900 – 11.990 ISK
29 Aug 2020 » 17:00 Eldborg | Harpa Ticket sale starts July 17th
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  • Björk Orkestral

    Three special matinee performances in association with Iceland Airwaves, which will be live-streamed online

  • Performers

    Björk
    Iceland Symphony Orchestra
    Hamrahlíð Choir
    Flute septet Viibra
    Katie Buckley and Jónas Sen

Björk has announced plans for three special matinee performances in association with Iceland Airwaves, which will be live-streamed online and raise money for domestic women's charities worldwide. With Iceland now reopening after the COVID-19 pandemic, the shows will take place with a live audience at Reykjavík's Harpa Hall on the 9th, 15th and 23rd August and will the Iceland Symphony Orchestra partake in two of the concerts.

The performances will act as a celebration of the Icelandic musicians that Björk has worked with over the years, with each concert finding the artist collaborate with over 100 Icelandic musicians, across three groups that have played a part within the creation of her discography. Each concert will have different songs, Björk´s instrumental arrangements played by members of the Iceland Symphony, flute septet Viibra, the Hamrahlíð Choir and special guests without electronics or beats, raising money and awareness for Kvennaathvarfid – a charity that supports women and immigrants of different origin within Iceland.

Tickets are available for pre-order on July 2nd at 10am Icelandic time, with general sale commencing on 3rd July, 10 am Icelandic time.

Sunday 9th August – 17:00 GMT
Björk with Hamrahlið Choir,
Conductor: Þorgerður Ingólfsdóttir,
Organ: Bergur Þórisson

Saturday 15th August – 17:00 GMT
Björk with strings from the Iceland Symphony
Conductor: Bjarni Frímann Bjarnason

Sunday 23rd August – 17:00 GMT
Björk with brass from the Iceland Symphony,
Flute septet Viibra
Harp – Katie Buckley & Jónas Sen

Saturday 29th August – 17:00 GMT
Björk with strings from the Iceland Symphony,