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Árstíðir in Toronto

Portraits of the Icelandic band Árstíðir taken on-location at Toppstö?in power station in Reykjavík, Iceland. March 26, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Matthew Eisman. All Rights Reserved

Árstíðir in Toronto June 25th Arstidir in Toronto @ Church of St. Stephen in the Field 103 Bellevue Avenue, Toronto, ON M5T 2N8 Set: 8:00 PM All Ages Buy Now Icelandic band Árstíðir’s video of the group performing Icelandic hymn ‘Heyr himna smiður’ at a train station in Wuppertal, Germany and went viral afterwards. Watch it here. […]

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Apparat Organ Quartet Plays at the Drake April 16

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Apparat Organ Quartet from Iceland comes to Toronto April 16, 2015 at the Drake Hotel, 1150 Queen St. W. (an extension of Winnipeg’s Núna (Now) Festival. For information on Núna (Now) Iceland-Canada Art Convergence April 17-28 in Winnipeg, go to http://nunanow.com AOQ – One Sheet

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Fjóla Evans Performs at Music Gallery, May 8

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Fjóla Evans is a composer and cellist originally from Reykjavík, Iceland, with roots in Toronto, who writes both electronic and acoustic music. For details check out our events listings posted on the right side of the homepage or click the heading above.

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Thorrablot – Tickets Go Up February 10th!

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Last year we sold out so don’t wait. Buy your tickets for Thorrablot this week! Thorrablot is the time to celebrate Spring with viking food, viking games and maybe even a viking or two! We are always graciously accepting donations for our Silent and Live Auctions. All proceeds go to our scholarships and Icelandic camp grant.

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Víkingur Ólafsson Concert, October 27 & 28

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Update 10/18: Tickets are nearly sold out. For more information please contact Gail Einarson-McCleery at 416-762-8627 or gaileinarsonmccleery@gmail.com. Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson will be performing two Toronto solo recitals as part of his 2014 Canadian Concert Series. The Icelandic Canadian Club of Toronto and the Consulate of Iceland in Toronto are proud to present these events, as Ólafsson is an accomplished performer. […]

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Radio Interview on 93.3 Tonight with Sigrun Stella & Karen Helena

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Tonight on the Iceland Sound, hosts Cissy and Nicole interview singer/songwriter Sigrun Stella and ICCT president Karen Helena. Tune in at 93.3 CFMU at 11pm tonight to listen live or visit http://cfmu.msumcmaster.ca and click on Programming and The Iceland Sound to stream past shows.  

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