Concerts

Love and Rebellion

Artistic director: Gunnsteinn Ólafsson

Wednesday 3rd of July 2019

Songs of Love and Longing during the Industrial Revolution in the USA

Siglufjord Church 8.00 pm

Elizabeth Gaver fiddel and hardangerfiddle , Mattias Thedens  fiddle, hardangerfiddle and banjo, Hans-Hinrich Thedens guitar and banjo, Alix Cordray bass, chither harp and accordion

 

The Tender Voice

Meal Factory Grána 11.00 pm

Inga Björk Ingadóttir performs her own songs for lyra and voice

Thursday 4th of July 2019

Childrens Concert

Siglufjord Church 5.15 pm

The Moon is Sliding. Icelandic Folk Songs in New Arrangements

Siglufjord Church 8.00 pm

Anna Jónsdóttir voice, Ute Völker accordion, Ursel Schlicht piano

Vive la Révolution! Songs From the French Revolution

Boat House 9.30 pm

Johanna Zwaig voice and Ragnar Heyerdahl violin

Between the Strings

Meal Factory Grána 11.00 pm

Ásta Kristín Pjetursdóttir sings her own songs

Friday 5th of July 2019

Wonders of Fjördur District. Icelandic Folk Songs and new Music

Siglufjord Church 8.00 pm

Marteinn Sindri Jónsson voice and guitar, Óttar Sæmundsen bass, Ólafur Björn Ólafsson percussion and Daníel Fridrik Bödvarsson guitar.

Tales from a Poplar Tree. Songs by Ösp Eldjárn

Boat House 9.30 pm

Ösp Eldjárn voice, Örn Eldjárn electric guitar, Ásdís Arnardóttir cello, Valeria Pozzo violin and voice

The Chatcher in the Bluegrass – Bluegrass Music of USA

Raudka Coffee House 11.00 pm

The Band Strá-kurr

Ingólfur Kristjánsson voice and guitar, Gudlaug Thórsdóttir voice, Jóna Thórsdóttir voice and accorion, Bolli Thórsson flute, Konstantín Shcherbak mandolin, Stefán Yngvason banjó-guitar, Jón Gunnar Thorsteinsson bass and Ari Agnarsson drums.

Saturday 6th of July 2019

Dance in the Church Attic

Siglufjord Church 10.00-12.00 am

Iclelandic Folk Dances and American Counter Dances

Choir Concert

Siglufjord Church 2.00 pm

Chamber Choir Klidur. Principal conductor: Jelena Ćirić

Icelandic Songs

Siglufjord Church 3.30 pm

Lilja Guðmundsdóttir soprano, Bjarni Thor Kristinsson bass and Ingileif Bryndís Thórsdóttir piano

These Islands Will Newer Drown – Swedish Songs from Finland

Folk Music Centre 3.30 pm

The siblings Alli and Volter Pylkkö, Finland

EPICYCLE – Music by Gyda Valtysdottir

Boat House 5.00 pm

Gyda Valtysdottir voice and cello, Daníel Fridrik Bödvarsson guitar, Julian Sartorius drums

Harvest Evening of the Folk Music Festival

Boat House 8.30 pm

Artists of the Folk Music Festival sing and play. Special guests: Norwegian folk music singer  Astri Skarpengland and the Rimur singers from Siglufjord/OLafsdfjord.

American Country Ball. Caller: Alix Cordray

Coffee House Raudka 11.00 pm

Elizabeth Gaver fiddle, Mattias Thedens  fiddle and banjo, Hans-Hinrich Thedens guitar and banjo, Alix Cordray bass, cither harpe and accordion.

Sunday 7th of July 2019

Concert of the Iceland Youth Symphony Orchestra

Siglufjord Church 2.00 pm

Gunnar Andreas Kristinsson: New orchestral piece

Paul Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphoses

Antonin Dvorak: Concerto for cello and orchestra. Steiney Sigurdardóttir cello

Conductor: Gunnsteinn Ólafsson