Organ concert – Sólveig Anna Aradóttir

Sólveig Anna Aradóttir

Music by: N. Bruhns, J. Pachelbel, Jón Nordal

Sólveig Anna Aradóttir studied piano under the guidance of Nína Margrét
Grímsdóttir. Sólveig sang in a children’s choir in Kársnesskóli under the
guidance of Þórunn Björnsdóttir and later in Hamrahlíðarkórinn under the
guidance of Þorgerður Ingólfsdóttir, currently she sings with Sönghópurinn
við Tjörnina. These choirs have made a number of recordings and toured in
Europe, Asia and the USA. Sólveig has also made records and toured with a
band called Útidúr as a singer and pianist. Sólveig graduated with a church
music exam from National Church’s Music School under the guidance of
Guðný Einarsdóttir. She studied choir conducting with Hörður Áskelsson
and Magnús Ragnarsson. Sólveig finished her BA degree in Creative Music
Communication from the Iceland Academy of the Arts and completed her
Cantor exam this spring under the guidance of Eyþór Ingi Jónsson. Sólveig
worked as an organist at Akureyrarkirkja from autumn 2016 to March 2017
and conducted the Akureyri Women’s Choir during that time. In the autumn of
2017 Sólveig starts her further studies at the Royal Danish Academy of Music
in Copenhagen.

Tickets are sold in the foyer 1 hour before concert, 30 min concerts. Admission: 2000 ISK.

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