Live Television Broadcast on RÚV
Beethoven’s Fifth is one of the most famous and influential symphonies of all time, a magnificent journey through struggle to victory. Eva Ollikainen, the Iceland Symphony’s newly appointed Chief Conductor, leads the orchestra. To conclude the program, the orchestra performs Aeriality, one of Anna Thorvaldsdóttir’s most performed works. Thorvaldsdóttir is the Iceland Symphony’s composer-in-residence, and among the leading composers of contemporary music worldwide.
Watch the Iceland Symphony Orchestra live from the orchestra’s website, www.sinfonia.is, the orchestra’s Facebook page, and on RÚV (Icelandic TV).
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no. 5
Anna Thorvaldsdóttir: Aeriality