SUMMER CONCERTS
2018
Sigurjón Ólafsson Museum
 


Tuesday July 3rd at 8:30 pm

Reynir Hauksson
Reynir Hauksson guitar
Andalucian Fantasy
Music by Paco de Lucía, Roland Dyens and the performer himself. Also Folk Tunes from Andalucia, Granada Tango and Bulerías.
Tuesday July 10th at 8:30 pm
Eva Þyri and Lilja
Lilja Guðmundsdóttir soprano and Eva Þyri Hilmarsdóttir piano
Dreaming for Love
Five songs opus 47 by Jean Sibelius, , from Seven Songs by Tchaikovsky op. 47 and Brettl Lieder by Arnold Schönberg. .

Tuesday July 17th at 8:30 pm
Sigrún, Elena and Kristín
Kristín Einarsdóttir Mäntylä mezzo-soprano, Sigrún Björk Sævarsdóttir soprano and Elena Postumi piano
Crossing Paths in Leipzig
Songs by Páll Ísólfsson, Jón Leifs, Emil Thoroddsen, Edvard Grieg, amongst others, who all studied and worked in Leipzig − as the performers do now.

Tuesday July 24th at 8:30 pm
Jane and Björg
Björg Brjánsdóttir flute and Jane Ade Sutarjo piano
Sonata for flute and piano by Franc Poulenc; Air Vaudois and Andante et Allegro by Mel Bonis and Sonata for violin and piano by Claude Debussy, arranged for flute and piano.

Tuesday July 31st at 8:30 pm
Jón, Björn and Gunnar
Guitar Islancio
Guitarists Björn Thoroddsen and Gunnar Þórðarson with bass player Jón Rafnsson
Twenty years anniversary of Guitar Islancio. Program with their own compositions, folk songs and classical jazz.

Tuesday August 7th at 8:30 pm
Heleen and Guja
Guja Sandholt soprano and Heleen Vegter piano
Love, Youth and other Adventures
Songs by Jórunn Viðar, Thea Musgrave, Edvard Grieg and Claude Debussy.

Tuesday August 14th at 8:30 pm
Søren and Hlíf
Søren Bødker Madsen guitar and Hlíf Sigurjónsdóttir violin
Program for violin and guitar includes Three sonatas for violin and guitar by Niccolo Paganini; Rondo Capriccioso by Camille Saint-Saëns and Schön Rosmarin, Liebesleid and Liebesfreud by Fritz Kreisler.

The concerts last for one hour, starting at 8:30 pm. The Museum Café is open after the concerts, where the audience can meet the artists.
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