13. March 2020

Assembly Ban Announcement

Due to an assembly ban imposed by the Icelandic authorities to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Iceland Symphony Orchestra has had to postpone or cancel several concerts planned for spring 2020.

The following concerts have been postponed

AION – April 1 (postponed to November 5th 2020)
New-Classic and ISO - April 16 and 17 (postponed to October 15th and 16th 2020)
Kasper, Jesper, And Jonathan! - April 25 (postponed to May 15th 2021)
Die Walküre - May 27 & 29 (postponed to next season - new date announced soon)

Tickets to Iceland Symphony's concerts that have been postponed until the 2020–21 season will be valid for the new date, with the same seating, and ticket holders are not required to take any further action. 

If the new date is not convenient, you can contact the Harpa Ticket Office and receive a refund or a gift card for another ISO concert.

The following concerts have been cancelled

Dimmalimm and Swan Lake – March 14
Mozart and Kurt Weill - March 19
Friday Series - March 20

Rachmaninov and Gubaidulina II – March 26
Brahms and Shostakovitsj - May 7
Friday Series - May 8
Hallveig sings Mozart - May 14

For concerts that the Iceland Symphony Orchestra has had to cancel, the ticket price is automatically converted to a gift card, in the name registered for the original payment. The gift card has been sent out to all ticket holders via email but can also be obtained at Harpa Concert Hall. The gift cards can be used to purchase new tickets or subscription cards for the Iceland Symphony Orchestra. The value of the gift card can also be reimbursed through the Harpa Ticket Office.

Further information is given through Harpa Ticket Office, phone no. (+354) 528 5050, or through e-mail The Ticket Office is open every day from 12-18 (Iceland time).