Hlíf Sigurjónsdóttir violinist
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Þórarinn Guðmundsson

Sigurjón Ólafsson Museum
A fragment of the short story of the classical violin music in Iceland

Sigurjóns Ólafsson Museum
Tuesday February 14th 2023 at 8 pm
Hlíf Sigurjónsdóttir violin and Povl Christian Balslev piano

The first Icelandic violinist to be classically trained was Þórarinn Guðmundsson (1896−1979). After his studies in Denmark he returned to Iceland 1913, where he taught and performed the violin.
    Pieces from his repetoire and works by him will be per­formed, some of which on a violin he favored.