Sigurjón Ólafsson Museum

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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.
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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 37 by Jean Sibelius, from Seven Songs opus 47 by Tchaikovsky and Brettl Lieder by Arnold Schönberg.
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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, amongst others, Páll Ísólfsson, Jón Leifs, Emil Thoroddsen and Edvard Grieg, who all studied and worked in Leipzig − as the performers do now.

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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.

Efnisskrá Fréttatilkynning
Tuesday July 31st at 8:30 pm

Thursday August 2nd
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 music from their numerous CDs and other popular hits.

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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.

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Tuesday August 14th at 8:30 pm
Søren and Hlíf
Søren Bødker Madsen guitar and Hlíf Sigurjónsdóttir violin.
Program consists of Sonatas for violin and guitar by Niccolo Paganini, Rondo Capriccioso by Camille Saint-Saëns, some most popular pieces by Fritz Kreisler and Pablo de Sarasate. Also Gavotta from J.S. Bach's Partita BWV 1006 with accompaniment by Robert Schumann.
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Sunday October 21st at 8:00 pm Anniversary Concert
Hlíf Sigurjónsdóttir violin Þórdís Gerður Jónsdóttir cello and Povl Christian Balslev piano.
To celebrate 30 years since the open­ing of the Sigur­jón Ólafs­son Museum, the family of the late sculptor Sigur­jón Ólafs­son in­vites to a con­cert in his museum Sun­day Octo­ber 21st at 8 pm. The pro­gram con­sists of three works, all in­spir­ed by sculp­tures by Sigur­jón Ólafs­son.
    Mask by Jónas Tómasson (violin and cello). The premiere of A Girl for solo violin by Alexander Liebermann and Footballers (violin and piano) by Povl Christian Balslev.

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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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