Sunshine jazz at Gljúfrasteinn - Katrín Halldóra and Hjörtur Ingvi at Laxness Museum
03, July 2022
Open from 4.00pm - 4.30pm
General Admission See on official website
This Sunday, Katrín Halldóra singer and Hjörtur Ingvi pianist will be playing in the living room at Gljúfrasteinn, the home and workplace of Halldór Laxness (winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1955). Their programme will consist of Icelandic and international jazz standards in the cozy atmosphere at Gljúfrasteinn.
Katrín Halldóra Sigurðardóttir is an Icelandic singer and actress, born in 1989. She rose to fame while portraying Icelandic mid-century icon, singer Ellý Vilhjálms, with a hit show at The Reykjavík City Theatre, during 2017-2019. Along with a thriving career in music, Katrín Halldóra has had a couple of nominations for the Icelandic Performing Arts Awards, Gríman, as well as an Edda, the most prominent film and television award in Iceland.
Hjörtur Ingvi Jóhannsson was born in Reykjavik in 1987. He is the keyboard player of Hjaltalín, and is active in the country's music scene, including as an independent songwriter, arranger, in various bands and in theaters.
You can buy tickets at the reception before the concert, the admission fee is 3.500 kr. See you at Gljúfrasteinn / Laxness Museum!