Aulos Ensemble is coming to Skálholt Summer Concerts with the concert “Our land”. The programme consists of new pieces by Icelandic composers for solo flute and loop station, and flute trio. They will premiere pieces by Kolbeinn Bjarnarson and Elín Gunnlaugsdóttir. well as performing pieces by Haraldur Sveinbjornsson and Steingrímur Þórhallsson.
The newly founded Aulos Ensemble is built on a well grounded collaboration of four flautist in Iceland, Petrea Óskarsdóttir, Pamela De Sensi, Karen Erla Karólínudóttir and Kristrún Helga Björnsdóttir. They are all members of the Icelandic Flute Ensemble and have performed in many major music festivals in Iceland for example, Dark Music Days, Skálholt Summer Concerts, Reykjavik Art Festival and Tectonics. In addition they have performed Icelandic music in USA and Italy. March 2021 they will travel to Japan to perform on the “International Low Flute Festival”. Aulos Ensemble commissions regularly new music from contemporary composers.