Kammersveitin Elja In Miklagarður
2. August, 2020
Elja Ensemble consists of some of Iceland’s most talented young musicians, most of whom are already establishing themselves as the among the country’s leading performers, conductors, and artists.
Their performances are known for being exciting and energetic, and seeking to engage with the audience on a personal level. The ensemble is dedicated to varied and innovative programming and seeks to represent a broad range of musical styles and genres rather than strictly traditional classical styles.
This summer Elja will tour around Iceland, where they will perform a varied program that features works from the classical era to the modern. The conductor is Bjarni Frímann Bjarnason.
Venue: Félagsheimilið Mikligarður
Caroline Shaw – Entr’acte
Igor Stravinsky – Dumbarton Oaks
Finnur Karlsson – Concert for accordion (premiere)
Soloist: Jónas Ásgeir Ásgeirsson
Felix Mendelssohn – Symphony Nr. 4
Tickets can be purchased on the door.