Dark Music Days and Iceland Music Information Centre are initiating the project pitch event PODIUM, which will be a part of the festival's programme for the first time on March 1 and 2. The event consists of eleven project presentations (pitches), aimed at presenting Icelandic contemporary music projects to festivals, conductors, artistic directors of music ensembles and concert halls, foreign and Icelandic alike.
Registration open for the live streaming!
PODIUM will take place in hybrid form, guests are welcome to attend the project pitches at the Nordic House in Reykjavík on March 1 and 2, between 1pm and 3pm. The event will also be streamed live.
Registration for the event takes place on the Dark Music Days website, https://www.darkmusicdays.is/en/podium. PODIUM will present eleven Icelandic contemporary music projects, some of which are directly linked to the Dark Music Days' programme. The presentations / pitches are as follows:
Nordic House, March 1, 1pm-3pm:
Víddir - Bára Gísladóttir
Nothing is more tragic than a human being - Friðrik Margrétar Guðmundsson
The Moonbow Project - Gunnar Andreas Kristinsson
Ecognosis - Bergrún Snæbjörnsdóttir
Music and the Brain - Helgi Rafn Ingvarsson
Norræna húsið, 2. mars kl. 13 til 15:
KOK - Þórunn Gréta Sigurðardóttir
Atli Heimir Sveinsson's string quartets - Strokkvartettinn Siggi
Troll jazz and contemporary knitting music - Hafdís Bjarnadóttir
Stara - Halldór Smárason
Nánd - Sigurgeir Agnarsson
Songs - Gunnar Karel Másson
PODIUM will be moderated by Elísabet Indra Ragnarsdóttir.
The event will be conducted in English.
Please contact Vala Halldors (email@example.com), Iceland Music Information Centre's director for more information.