Pianist Víkingur Ólafsson in Ottawa October 26 2014
Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson will be performing a solo recital as part of his 2014 Canadian Concert Series. The Friends of Iceland (Ottawa) and the Embassy of Iceland are proud to sponsor this event as Ólafsson is such an accomplished performer.
The Ottawa recital will be held on October 26th at the First Unitarian Congregation church, 30 Cleary Ave. Doors will be opened at 3:00 PM and the show will start at 3:30 PM. Ólafsson will be performing traditional Icelandic music by such composers as Birgisson, Isolfsson and Axelsson, and the second half will be classical - Bach’s Goldberg Variations BWV 988.
Advance tickets at the price of $20 will be available through the Friends of Iceland website (via the Eventbrite option, secured by PayPal.) You can also order by cash or cheque through Wendy Wynne-Jones. Tickets will also be available at the door, cash only, space allowing.
For more information on Víkingur Ólafsson, visit vikingurolafsson.com.