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Anna Elísabet Sigurðardóttir


Anna Elísabet Sigurðardóttir is an Icelandic violist now living in Copenhagen, Denmark, where she is studying with Professor Tim Frederiksen at the Royal Danish Academy of Music and working on her Master’s degree.

Alongside her studies, Anna is an active orchestra and chamber music player. She is a member of the Elja Chamber Ensemble, an Icelandic chamber collective dedicated to innovative programming and performance, that was nominated for Best Live Performance at the Iceland Music Awards in 2019. Anna is also a substitute violist for the Icelandic Symphony Orchestra and performs with them regularly.


Anna Elísabet Sigurðardóttir plays a viola made by Yann Besson.

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