Catapulting into Classical

A headlong leap into music, history, and composing

The Monday Commute Made Better

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Wouldn’t it be great to encounter this on your way to or from work?

That was Heyr himna smiður, an ancient Icelandic hymn set by Icelandic composer Þorkell Sigurbjörnsson, and performed by Árstíðir.

Would you stop and listen?

Here’s the original article on the “experiment”.

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One thought on “The Monday Commute Made Better

  1. Re the Icelandic hymn, an echo, Be Thou My Vision. What other Icelandic gems are there, I wonder.

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