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    Folk Music Festival 1.-5. July 2015  Siglufjord, Iceland

Folk Music Festival 2015

   


Folk Music Festival 1.-5. July 2015 

Siglufjord, Iceland


How Sweet the Swan is Singing

Artistic director: Gunnsteinn Ólafsson

 






Folk Music Academy

Courses on folk music and dances

Pricelist 

About charming Siglufjord          

Pictures from Siglufjord


Wednesday 1st of July 2015

Main square 1.00 -5.00 pm
Hiking in the mountains around Siglufjord

Siglufjord Church 8.00 pm
Heddy and orchestra
Thórhildur „Heddý“ Pálsdóttir vocal
Sigurbjörg María Jósepsdóttir double bass
Jósep Ó. Blöndal piano
Hafþór Guðmundsson percussion


Boat House 9.30 pm
Norwegian folk songs and sacred songs about King Olav
Elisabeth Holmertz vocal
Poul Höxbro flutes and drums
Elisabeth Vatn harmonium, bagpipes, Meråkerklarinett
Anders Röine hardanger fiddle, jew harp, langeleik
Ívar Sverrisson speaker

Meal Factory 11.00 pm
Nath Trevett guitar and vocal

Thursday 2nd of July 2015

Siglufjord Church 1.00 pm
Elisabeth Holmertz vocal
Elisabeth Vatn harmonium, bagpipes, meråker clarinet
Anders Röine hardingfela, langeleik, mout harp
Hans Hulbækmo percussion

The Folk Music Center 5.15 pm
Childrens Concert
Rósa Jóhannesdóttir and Helgi Zimsen with their children

Siglufjord Church 8.00 pm
Hallveig Rúnarsdóttir sopran
Jónas Ingimundarson piano

Boat House 9.30 pm
Thelma Hrönn Sigurdardottir soprano
Hildigunnur Einarsdottir alto
Petur Huni Björnsson tenor
Jon Svavar Josefsson bass

Meal Factory 11.00 pm
Scandinavian songs and dances from the 18th century
Öyonn Groven vocal, langeleik, selje flute
Poul Höxbro flutes, bones, horns, low whistle

Friday 3rd of July 2015

Folk Music Centre 5.00 pm.
Singing and dancing outdoor
Thorgerdur Asa Adalsteinsdottir sings Scandinavian songs
Guests at the festival sing and dance
If weather is bed program takes place indoor

Siglufjörður Church 8.00 pm
Joao Afonso vocal
Filipe Raposo piano

Boat House 9.30 pm
Jamie Laval fiddle USA
Asgeir Asgeirsson guitar

Allinn Restaurant 11.00 pm
In the footsteps of Monika Zetterlund
Songs of the Swedish singer
Gudlaug's Merry Band

Siglufjörður Church 11.00 pm
Folk Music Band Hlökk
Hekla Magnúsdóttir theramin
Ingibjörg Ýr Skarphéðinsdóttir piano
Lilja María Ásmundsdóttir violin
Ragnheiður Erla Björnsdóttir vocal

Saturday 4th of July 2015

Upper school house 10.00 am to 12.00 am

Rauðka Restaurant 2.00 pm
Harri Kuusijärvi accordeon
Aleksi Santavuori viola
Sampo Lassila double bass


Rauðka Restaurant  3.30 pm
Silver Sepp plays on home made instruments
Kristiina Ehin recites

Folk Music Centre 3.30 pm
Rimur songs at tea time
Guðrún Ingimundardóttir and rímur chanters 
sing together with guests


Siglufjörður Church 5.00 pm 
The Dog and the Swan
Comic Duo „Dog missing“ and Wind Band Svanurinn 
Conductor: Brjánn Ingason

Boat House 5.00 pm
Margrét Eir vocals
Jökull Jörgensen bass
Kjartan Guðnason percussion
Davíð Sigurgeirsson guitar

Boat House 8.30 pm
Final evening with artists of the festival

Restaurant Allinn 11.0 pm
Dancing 

Sunnudagur 5. júlí 2015

Siglufjörður Church 2.00 pm
Star Wars
Iceland Youth Symphony Orchestra
Soloist: Sólrún Gunnarsdóttir violin
Conductor: Gunnsteinn Ólafsson

John Williams: Star Wars Suite
Hildigunnur Rúnarsdóttir: Violin Concerto. First performancs
Einojuhani Rautavaara: Cantus Articus. Concert for birds and orchestra



The concert will be repeated in Langholt Church, Reykjavik, Tuesday on July 7th at 8.00 pm.





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