Young Soloists Iceland Symphony
12. Jan Â» 19:30 Eldborg | Harpa
Winners of the Iceland Symphony Orchestra and Iceland Academy of the Arts soloists competition.
Programme to be announced
Each year the Iceland Symphony Orchestra and the Iceland Academy of the Arts sponsor a competition for young soloists. The competition is open to students at the collegiate level, irrespective of which school they attend, and the winners perform a solo with the Iceland Symphony. The conductor is Daniel Raiskin, who also conducts this years ISO Youth Orchestra concert a natural choice, given his skill at working with young musicians.
The Iceland Symphony and the Iceland Academy of the Arts join forces to support our most talented young performers on their path towards the world of professional musicianship. This concert is eagerly anticipated every year, and the atmosphere at the concert is nothing short of magical. The competition will be held in autumn 2017, and the names of the winners will be published on the Iceland Symphonys website (www.sinfonia.is).