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Concerts & Tickets

Favourite Classics 3 Sep 20:00 Friday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Popular music from the theatre from Iceland and abroad, including music from The Sound of Music, Fiddler on the Roof, West Side Story, and Les Misérables.

  • Conductor

    Daníel Bjarnason

  • Soloists

    Jóna G. Kolbrúnardóttir, Elmar Gilbertsson, Emilíana Torrini, Jóhann Sigurðarson, Katrín Halldóra Sigurðardóttir, Kristjana Stefánsdóttir, Lay Low, Salka Sól Eyfeld and more

The Iceland Symphony Youth Orchestra Plays Sibelius 26 Sep 17:00 Sunday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Jean Sibelius Symphony no. 2

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

  • Iceland Symphony Youth Orchestra

AIŌN 21 Oct 20:00 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Anna Þorvaldsdóttir and Erna Ómarsdóttir AIŌN

  • Conductor

    Anna-Maria Helsing

  • Dancers

    Ásgeir Helgi Magnússon, Charmene Pang, Emilía Benedikta Gísladóttir, Erna Gunnarsdóttir, Félix Urbina Alejandre, Shota Inoue, Sigurður Andrean Sigurgeirsson & Una Björg Bjarnadóttir.

Högni and the Iceland Symphony Orchestra 5 Nov 20:00 Friday Norðurljós | Harpa

  • Program

    New symphonic music by Högni Egilsson:
    Two Symphonic Poems from Katla
    ° Imagining this Existence-Miserable Skies-Old Solutions
    ° Sacred Openings-Guð gef mér til þín-Dolorem-Falling again
    Pastoral
    Symphony nr. 1
    Like Marie Curie

  • Conductor

    Kornilios Michailidis

  • Soloist

    Högni Egilsson

Víkingur Plays Mozart 19 Nov 20:00 Friday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Víkingur Heiðar Ólafsson plays solo works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and his contemporaries, from his newly released Deutsche Grammophon album.

  • Soloist

    Víkingur Heiðar Ólafsson

Víkingur Plays Mozart 20 Nov 20:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Víkingur Heiðar Ólafsson plays solo works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and his contemporaries, from his newly released Deutsche Grammophon album.

  • Soloist

    Víkingur Heiðar Ólafsson

Víkingur Plays Mozart 21 Nov 20:00 Sunday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Víkingur Heiðar Ólafsson plays solo works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and his contemporaries, from his newly released Deutsche Grammophon album.

  • Soloist

    Víkingur Heiðar Ólafsson

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone™️ In Concert 25 Nov 19:00 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    John Williams Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone™️

  • Conductor

    Timothy Henty

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone™️ In Concert 26 Nov 19:00 Friday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    John Williams Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone™️

  • Conductor

    Timothy Henty

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone™️ In Concert 27 Nov 14:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    John Williams Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone™️

  • Conductor

    Timothy Henty

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 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

Vienna Concert - postponed 7 Jan 19:30 Friday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

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

  • Conductor

    David Danzmayr

  • Soloists

    Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir and Elmar Gilbertsson

  • Dancers

    Þorkell Jónsson, Denise Margrét Yaghi, Gylfi Már Hrafnsson, María Tinna Hauksdóttir, Guðjón Erik Óskarsson, Eva Karen Ólafsdóttir

Vienna Concert - postponed 8 Jan 16:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

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

  • Conductor

    David Danzmayr

  • Soloists

    Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir and Elmar Gilbertsson

  • Dancers

    Þorkell Jónsson, Denise Margrét Yaghi, Gylfi Már Hrafnsson, María Tinna Hauksdóttir, Guðjón Erik Óskarsson, Eva Karen Ólafsdóttir

Vienna Concert - postponed 8 Jan 19:30 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

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

  • Conductor

    David Danzmayr

  • Soloists

    Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir and Elmar Gilbertsson

  • Dancers

    Þorkell Jónsson, Denise Margrét Yaghi, Gylfi Már Hrafnsson, María Tinna Hauksdóttir, Guðjón Erik Óskarsson, Eva Karen Ólafsdóttir

Journey Without Destination - cancelled 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 - cancelled 28 Jan 12:15 Friday Norðurljós | Harpa

  • Program

    Gunnar Andreas Kristinsson Flekar
    Bára Gísladóttir VAPE

  • Conductor

    Ville Matvejeff

Wagner and Mozart – Lunchtime Concert 3 Feb 12:10 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Richard Wagner Siegfried Idyll
    W.A. Mozart Symphony no. 29

  • Conductor

    Daníel Bjarnason

Mozart and Beethoven – Lunchtime Concert 10 Feb 12:10 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    W.A. Mozart The Marriage of Figaro, overture
    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony no. 6, Pastoral Symphony

  • Conductor

    Eva Ollikainen

Vienna Concert 25 Feb 19:30 Friday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

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

  • Conductor

    Kornilios Michailidis

  • Soloists

    Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir
    Gissur Páll Gissurarson

  • Dancers

    Þorkell Jónsson, Denise Margrét Yaghi, Gylfi Már Hrafnsson, María Tinna Hauksdóttir

  • Lighting Design

    Helgi G. Thoroddsen

Vienna Concert 26 Feb 16:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

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

  • Conductor

    Kornilios Michailidis

  • Soloists

    Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir
    Gissur Páll Gissurarson

  • Dancers

    Þorkell Jónsson, Denise Margrét Yaghi, Gylfi Már Hrafnsson, María Tinna Hauksdóttir

  • Lighting Design

    Helgi G. Thoroddsen

Vienna Concert 26 Feb 19:30 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

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

  • Conductor

    Kornilios Michailidis

  • Soloists

    Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir
    Gissur Páll Gissurarson

  • Dancers

    Þorkell Jónsson, Denise Margrét Yaghi, Gylfi Már Hrafnsson, María Tinna Hauksdóttir

  • Lighting Design

    Helgi G. Thoroddsen

Children's Concert 12 Mar 11:30 Saturday 1. hæð Hörpu

The autumn Children’s Hour concert features actresses Þórunn Arna Kristjánsdóttir and Steinunn Arinbjarnardóttir, who sing and introduce us to h to lyrical classical gems and well-known songs. Maximus also comes for a visit. A treat for children of all ages!

Admission is free of charge but registration necessary.

  • Program

    Cheerful and versatile music, Icelandic Folksongs, music from the adventures of The Animals in Huckybucky Forest and Emil of Lönneberga, music from Peer Gynt by Grieg, and more.

  • Conductor

    Kornilios Michailidis

  • Host

    Þórunn Arna Kristjánsdóttir and Steinunn Arinbjarnardóttir
    Maximus comes for a visit

Children's Concert 12 Mar 12:45 Saturday 1. hæð Hörpu

The autumn Children’s Hour concert features actresses Þórunn Arna Kristjánsdóttir and Steinunn Arinbjarnardóttir, who sing and introduce us to h to lyrical classical gems and well-known songs. Maximus also comes for a visit. A treat for children of all ages!

Admission is free of charge but registration necessary.

  • Program

    Cheerful and versatile music, Icelandic Folksongs, music from the adventures of The Animals in Huckybucky Forest and Emil of Lönneberga, music from Peer Gynt by Grieg, and more.

  • Conductor

    Kornilios Michailidis

  • Host

    Þórunn Arna Kristjánsdóttir and Steinunn Arinbjarnardóttir
    Maximus comes for a visit

Solidarity Concert for Ukraine 24 Mar 19:30 Thursday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Valentin Silvestrov Der Bote
    Johann Sebastian Bach Erbarme dich, mein Gott from Bach's St. Matthew Passion
    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

  • Soloist

    Hildigunnur Einarsdóttir

  • Host

    Halla Oddný Magnúsdóttir

Young Soloists 2022 25 May 19:30 Wednesday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    W. A. Mozart Idomoneo, ballet suite, mov. 1 & 2
    Carl Maria von Weber Clarinet concerto í f-minor
    Henri Tomasi Concert for trumpet
    Ernesto Lecuona Sibone
    Franz Lehár Meine Lippen, sie küssen so heiß from Giudittu
    Gaetano Donizetti Cavatina from Don Pasquale
    Igor Stravinskí No word from Tom from The Rake’s Progress

  • Conductor

    Kornilios Michailidis

  • Soloists

    Birkir Örn Hafsteinsson, clarinet
    Ingibjörg Ragnheiður Linnet, trumpet
    Hanna Ágústa Olgeirsdóttir, soprano

Barbara Hannigan 3 Jun 19:30 Friday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Charles Ives The Unanswered Question
    Arnold Schönberg Verklärte Nacht
    Alban Berg Suite from Lulu
    George Gershwin Girl Crazy, suite (arr. Bill Elliott)

  • Conductor

    Barbara Hannigan

Barbara Hannigan 4 Jun 17:00 Saturday Eldborg | Harpa

  • Program

    Charles Ives The Unanswered Question
    Arnold Schönberg Verklärte Nacht
    Alban Berg Suite from Lulu
    George Gershwin Girl Crazy, suite (arr. Bill Elliott)

  • Conductor

    Barbara Hannigan