Ensemble Nordic Affect
Date(s) - 11/11/2019
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
‘Decades ago the Sugarcubes proved to the rest of the world that Icelandic rock was its own original creation – now Nordic Affect promises to do the same for the country’s new-music community.’ – The Chicago Reader
Celebrated ensemble Nordic Affect, in curation with Anna Thorvaldsdóttir, brings a selection of music by some of Iceland‘s young talent to Brunel Museum. In an event that features the intimate, and unique you are invited into the sonic worlds of Bergrún Snæbjörnsdóttir, Bára Gísladóttir, Veronique Vaka and Úlfur Hansson. Furthermore the concert will see the premiere of “Shapes of flight underneath the riverbed” by Lilja María Ásmundsdóttir, set to include her own performance on the sound and light sculpture ‘Hulda’.
:: Concert 18:00-19:00 (doors open at 17:30) Entrance is free of charge, no need to book ::
The concert is sponsored by the Embassy of Iceland in London and Reykjavik Loftbrú. Nordic Affect is supported by Reykjavík City Culture Fund and the Icelandic Ministry of Culture’s Music Fund.