Geirþrúður Anna Guðmundsdóttir (cello)

Church Window Mask

Tuesday 16 April 1:10pm 

Icelandic-American cellist has been praised for her “agile and passionate” playing, “remarkable maturity” and “unbridled and honest” interpretation.

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  • Geirþrúður Anna Guðmundsdóttir, cello


    Nicky Swett, cello

    Simon Parkin, piano

    Praised for her “agile and passionate” playing, “remarkable maturity” and “unbridled and honest” interpretation, Icelandic-American cellist Geirþrúður Anna Guðmundsdóttir has performed internationally at Weill Recital Hall in Carnegie Hall and at the Southbank Centre in London and appeared as soloist with the Iceland Symphony Orchestra and the Royal Academy of Music Symphony Orchestra, among others. Her performance in Reykjavík’s Harpa Concert Hall of the six Bach Cello Suites, was hailed as “an awe-inspiring experience” (Fréttablaðið, Iceland).


    Luigi Boccherini: Sonata for cello and continuo in G Major, G. 15


    J.S. Bach: Suite No. 2 in D Minor


    Witold Lutoslawski: Grave (Metamorphoses) for cello and piano

    Witold Lutoslawski: Sacher Variation for solo cello

    Robert Schumann: Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70

    Claude Debussy: Sonata for cello and piano in D Minor