27, November 2022
Open from 8.00pm - 10.00pm
General Admission See on official website
The Philharmonic Choir of Iceland performs an Advent concert on November 27, the first Sunday in Advent, with vocalist Hallveig Rúnarsdóttir and harpist Elísabet Waage. The event will feature a range of Advent and Christmas music, both Icelandic and international, from various eras. The choir will perform a brand-new piece by composer Tryggva M. Baldvinsson, among other things. Magnús Ragnarsson is the choir's conductor.
The Philharmonic Choir of Iceland is an 80-member mixed choir that has been active since 1960. It turned 60 last spring and had a great performance of Verdi's Requiem, which was praised by critics. The choir has participated in numerous projects over the years. In May 2022 the choir performed with the world-renowned singer Andrea Boccelli and month later the choir took part in a performance of Mozart's Coronation Mass in Salzburg, as well as participating in a choir competition, also in Salzburg, where it won.