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I'm soon heading to beautiful France! Where I will perform one of the greatest operas ever, with my pals, alumni from the Dutch National Opera Academy.
I'll be singing the role of Susanna in Le Nozze di Figaro, and taking in the summer in the French countryside before coming back to Iceland for my recital.
More exciting performances coming up in Amsterdam in August!
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The 2016 summer concert series in Sigurjón Ólafsson Museum in Reykjavík will include a recital with me and a long time friend, Ingileif Bryndís Þórsdóttir, pianist, on August 9th.
We'll perform songs by Strauss, Liszt, Poulenc, Satie, Fauré and Hahn in this beautiful location:
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Very excited for my first role with Nederlands Reisopera:
Echo in Ariadne auf Naxos.
Premiere on September 10 in Wilminktheater in Enschede, The Netherlands.
Director: Laurence Dale
Conductor: Antonino Fogliani
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These days are spent in Harpa, Reykjavík Concert hall, in Don Giovanni rehearsals as I am the understudy/cover for Donna Anna. A wonderful role in this fabulous Dramma Giocoso.
Follow my instagram here and the instagram of the Icelandic Opera here!
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I have the pleasure of performing with the band Árstíðir in two Christmas concerts in Reykjavík on December 23rd at 16:00 and 21:00 in Fríkirkjan í Reykjavík. Tickets on www.tix.is
(more info on Árstíðir's FB event)
If you're in Reykjavík, don't miss this!
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The cast of Les Mamelles de Tirésias will appear on the TV program Bloed, zweet en aria's on NPO 2, tomorrow, December 10th at 20:25.
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A great review after the première of Les Mamelles de Tirésias on Operamagazine.nl (in Dutch)
Photo: Hans van den Bogaard
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On the website of the Dutch National Opera you can find videos and pictures from our production of Les Mamelles de Tirésias, as well as the flashmob we had at Amsterdam central station!
Click here to watch Hrafnhildur's performance of Quando m'en vo from La Boheme, from the TV broadcast of Tijd voor Max, on November 5th.
Klaas-Jan de Groot accompanying on the piano.
On the occasion of the 50 year anniversary of the Dutch National Opera, Hrafnhildur
will perform in Tijd voor Max, today at 17:40 on NPO 2 Nederland.
HOMO LUDENS participates in the ZERO exhibition at the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam on
November 8, 2015
More info here.
Here you can listen to Hrafnhildur's performance at Podium with Hans Haffmans on Radio 4, from Thursday October 29th.
Piano: Marcel Worms
Just started rehearsing for HOMO LUDENS, a new music theatre piece based on works by different artists, writers and composers.
There will be two performances at Brainwash Festival, in Frascati theater, Amsterdam
Stage director is Marcel Sijm and musical director is George Dumitriu
Performing the beautiful Gloria by Poulenc in Oranjekerk, Amsterdam on September 27th.
Get your tickets at the front door.
On August 15th I had the pleasure of performing with Nathalie Doucet at Silent Night Run, an event organised by Stadswild. Concertgebouw after midnight with special lights and a particularly calm atmosphere, where participants had been doing Yoga and meditation.
Here's Stadwild's blog about the whole event with more photos (in Dutch)
I'm very excited to sing the title role of Poulenc's Les Mamelles de Tirésias at the Dutch National Opera in November. Stage direction: Ted Huffman and musical direction: Roger Vignoles.
Performances on November 25, 27, 28 and 29. More information and tickets: www.dno.nl