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Opera and Cantata

Kantata III , ” Víst ert þú Jesú kóngur klár”, for solo soprano, solo bariton , SATB choir and orchestra : fl.ob.cl.bsn.hn.tpt. and strings. Text is 27. Psalm of Passion by Hallgrimur Petursson. Duration 28 min. Completed in March 2018.

HALLGERÐUR
A suite from the Opera Hallgerður langbrok arranged for solo soprano and chamber orchestra. Duration 45 min.

Orchestration: fl.,ob.,clar Bb.,b.clar Bb.,bsn.,hn F.,tpt C.,tbn.,timp.,tub.bls.,harp,sopr.s.,vln I.,vln II.,vla.,vc.,cb.

HALLGERDUR LANGBROK.

Opera in two acts for nine solo singers, SATB choir and orchestra. Duration approx. 2:00 hours.

Libretto by Finnur Torfi Stefansson, based on Icelandic medieval texts and poetry. Composed in 2013.

THE SHINBONE AND THE SHELL.

Opera in two acts for four solo singers SATB,  and chamber ensemble. Composed in 1992.

Libretto by Sveinbjörn Baldvinsson, based on the story by Jonas Hallgrimsson. Duration approx. 2:30  hours.

THE SEVENTH WORD OF CHRIST. Cantata I , for soprano, tenor , SATB choir and orchestra.

To text by Hallgrimur Petursson. Two movements. Duration ca. 45:00 min. Composed in 2003.

THE DISMISSAL OF CHRIST. Cantata II , for soprano, bariton, SATB choir and orchestra.

To text by Hallgrimur Petursson. Two movements. Duration ca. 50:00 min. Composed in 2007.

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