Icelanders make clean sweep at Berlin awards

Iceland made a clean sweep of last night’s Harpa Nordic Film Composer Award ceremony, held in Berlin, Germany. One nomination each from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden was made in two different categories – the Best Score Award and the Honour Award. Iceland was victorious in both categories. Atli Örvarsson won the Best Score … More Icelanders make clean sweep at Berlin awards

BERLINORDIC EDITION #1

Icelandic artists at Volksbühne. Danish and Swedish jazz concerts at Nordische Botschaften, that also presents a Norwegian tenor singing lieder and an exhibition of contemporary Finnish painting. The composer Kjartan Sveinsson and the performance artist Ragnar Kjartansson from Iceland at the #Volksbühne. http://t.co/49V8B6bFQd #berlin — BERLINICELAND (@berliniceland) March 3, 2014 JAZZKANTINE with Ibrahim Electric from … More BERLINORDIC EDITION #1

Kira Kira & Samuli Kosminen @ Radialsystem V Berlin

On Sunday Icelandic composer and audio-visual artist Kira Kira presents her new record “Feathermagnetik” in the series of UM:LAUT. Kira Kira is joined by Samuli Kosminen on custom-made percussion, trumpeter Eiríkur Orri Ólafsson and special guest Greg Cohen playing the double-bass – as well as by the Icelandic filmmaker Sara Gunnarsdóttir who provides the underlying … More Kira Kira & Samuli Kosminen @ Radialsystem V Berlin