Jón Ásgeirsson

Jón Ásgeirsson

Real Name:
Jón Gunnar Ásgeirsson
Profile:
11.10.1928 -
Professor, music teacher.
Jon studied at the College of Music, where his teachers were the main Arni Kristjansson, dr. Victor Urbancic and Jon Þórarinsson. The successful completion of Music postgraduate studies at the Royal Scottish Conservatoire in Glasgow and the Guildhall of Music in London. In addition composition has Jon lecturer jobs, most of Iceland University of Education, who was appointed professor of music, 1996.

Ásgeirsson attended the first works, National level, Lilja and ancient dances material of Icelandic folk songs, but also worked as a folk unprecedented exposure for either its instrumental groups or choirs, and kórútsetningar his entry into a special place among Icelandic kórbókmennta. Among the major works of Jon are festivals Þrymskviða magic-air, Ballet Blind licking, Sjöstrengjaljóð for string orchestra and Concerto for cello and horn. Among Song Jon Act include class black organza and Jon songs from the game making history Laxness poet's house, Maístjörnuna, Vorvísu In calm and fog. Opera Magic-air, based on the eponymous play Jóhann Sigurjónsson was premiered at the Reykjavik Arts Festival in 1996.

Jón Ásgeirsson Discography

Writing & Arrangement

MOAK 33 Stereo Árni Johnsen Árni Johnsen - Þú Veizt Hvað Ég Meina...(LP) Fálkinn MOAK 33 Stereo Iceland 1974 Sell This Version
003 Þokkabót Við Austurvöll Þokkabót - Bætiflákar(LP) Steinar 003 Iceland 1975 Sell This Version
FA-011 Guðrún Tómasdóttir, Ólafur Vignir Albertsson Guðrún Tómasdóttir, Ólafur Vignir Albertsson - Íslenzk Þjóðlög - Folk-Songs Of Iceland(LP, Album) Fálkinn FA-011 Iceland 1979 Sell This Version
SG-131 Viktoria Spans Utan Hringsins Viktoria Spans - Íslenzk Lög Gömul Og Ný / Icelandic Songs Old And New(LP) SG-Hljómplötur SG-131 Iceland 1980 Sell This Version
ISH 004 Sigríður Ella Magnúsdóttir, Graham Johnson (2) Vísur Vatnsenda-Rósu Sigríður Ella Magnúsdóttir, Graham Johnson (2) - Á Vængjum Söngsins Og Fleiri Lög(LP) Íslenzkar Hljómplötur ISH 004 Iceland 1981 Sell This Version
TRG 82108 Hamrahlíðarkórinn* Vísur Vatnsenda-Rósu and 1 more… Hamrahlíðarkórinn* - Öld Hraðans(LP, Album) Not On Label TRG 82108 Iceland 1982 Sell This Version
Kór Langholtskirkju / Jón Stefánsson Krumma Vísa and 1 more… Kór Langholtskirkju / Jón Stefánsson - An Anthology Of Icelandic Choir Music (Album) BIS Sweden 1983 Sell This Version
VÍSUR 001 Kristín Á. Ólafsdóttir* Maístjarnan Kristín Á. Ólafsdóttir* - Á Morgun(LP) Vísur VÍSUR 001 Iceland 1985 Sell This Version
HH-001 Hálft Í Hvoru Hálft Í Hvoru - Götumynd(LP) Hálft Í Hvoru HH-001 Iceland 1986 Sell This Version
ITM 5-08 The Reykjavik Wind Quintet Quintet For Winds (1971) The Reykjavik Wind Quintet - Icelandic Music For Woodwinds(LP) Not On Label ITM 5-08 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
Islandica Maistjarnan Islandica - Rammíslensk (Folk & Fantasy) (Album) Fimmund Iceland 1990 Sell This Version
Vikivaki (2) Vísur Vatnsenda-Rósu Vikivaki (2) - Icelandic Folksongs (Album) Nýmæli Iceland 1991 Sell This Version
13134911 Various Various - Stóru Börnin Leika Sér(LP, Album, Comp) Steinar 13134911 Iceland 1991 Sell This Version
EUCD 1187 Islandica Maistjarnan Islandica - Songs & Dances From Iceland(CD, Comp) ARC Music EUCD 1187 Iceland 1991 Sell This Version
NM002 Various Various - Melodies In The Midnight Sun(Cass, Album) Nýmæli NM002 Iceland 1992 Sell This Version
Hector Zazou Visur Vatnsenda-Rosu Hector Zazou - Songs From The Cold Seas (Album) Columbia, Columbia Europe 1994 Sell This Version
Björk Visur Vatnsenda-Rosu Björk - Possibly Maybe (Single) One Little Indian UK 1996 Sell This Version
WWL 037 Björk Björk - Cover Me(CD, Comp, Unofficial) Westwood One (2) WWL 037 US 1997 Sell This Version
SCD 211 Egill B. Hreinsson Visur Vatnsenda-Rósu and 1 more… Egill B. Hreinsson - Og Steinar Tali... / And Stones Will Speak...(CD, Album) Skífan SCD 211 Iceland 1998 Sell This Version
Björk Björk - Livebox (Comp, Album) One Little Indian UK 2003 Sell This Version
Björk Vísur Vatnsenda Rósu Björk - Homogenic Live (Album) One Little Indian Japan 2004 Sell This Version
12T037 Ragnheiður Gröndal* Vísur Vatnsenda-Rósu Ragnheiður Gröndal* - Þjóðlög(CD, Album) 12 Tónar 12T037 Iceland 2006 Sell This Version
snarcd 25 Jón Ólafsson, Guðmundur Pétursson, Róbert Þórhallsson*, Birgir Baldursson, Jóhann Hjörleifsson*, Dan Cassidy, Matthías Stefánsson, Eggert Þhorleifsson Visur Vatnsenda-Rósu and 1 more… Jón Ólafsson, Guðmundur Pétursson, Róbert Þórhallsson*, Birgir Baldursson, Jóhann Hjörleifsson*, Dan Cassidy, Matthías Stefánsson, Eggert Þhorleifsson - Hljómfagra Island ~ Instrumental Iceland(CD, Comp) Steinsnar snarcd 25 Iceland 2006 Sell This Version
SCD438 Ragnheiður Gröndal* Ragnheiður Gröndal* - Tregagás(CD, Album) Sena SCD438 Iceland 2009 Sell This Version
Björk Visur Vatnsenda - Rosu Björk - Remixes (Comp) Not On Label (Björk) Unknown Sell This Version

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