Tag: bjork

Björk Teams With Iceland’s Hamrahhlíð Choir on ‘Cosmogony’

Björk and frequent collaborator Sjón wrote “Cosmogony,” the first single from the Icelandic Hamrahlíð Choir’s upcoming album Come and be Joyful, which is out on Dec. 6. “Cosmogony” is an entirely a capella work first performed by the Hamrahlíð Choir at the premiere performance of Björk’s Cornucopia shows at the Shed in New York in May […]

November 6, 2020

Björk Postpones Orchestral Concert Series Until 2021

It seemed too good to be true: Björk playing four live acoustic shows in front of an actual crowd this year. Well, it was. The Icelandic singer’s long-awaited orchestral show series — titled Björk Orkestral – Live from Reykjavík in Harpa — is postponed until January and February 2021, according to Iceland Airwaves. This is not its first time […]

August 31, 2020

Björk Is Playing Three Actual Concerts In Reykjavík This August

Björk is playing three actual concerts in August in her hometown of Reykjavík, because unlike the United States, Iceland has just about defeated the coronavirus. The singer partnered with Iceland Airwaves for Björk Orkestral, three special matinee shows that will raise money for Kvennaathvarf — an Icelandic women’s shelter. The shows are slated to take place at Reykjavík’s Harpa Hall […]

June 27, 2020