HJALTALÍN
RHODODENDRON GARDEN
HALDERN, APRIL 2009

During the Haldern Pop Tour 2009, we gathered together with Sigga, Rebekka Bryndís, Axel, Guðmundur Óskar, Hjörtur Ingvi, Högni and Viktor of »Hjaltalín« in a beautiful garden in the Haldern neighbourhood.

Surrounded by colorful Rhododenron bushes and trampoline-addicted children we talked about the energy of live performances, Amplified Chamber music, the importance of improvisation, punk and highschool bands, opera singing in the shower, teenage rebellion, music in Iceland, amongst other things.

Hjaltalín are (in the order of appearance):

Högni (Singer/guitar)
Hjörtur Ingvi (Keyboards)
Axel (Drums)
Viktor (Violin)
Sigga (Singer)
Rebekka Bryndís (Bassoon)
Guðmundur Óskar (Bass)


MySpace page: www.myspace.com/hjaltalinband

This interview was recorded during the Haldern Pop Tour 2009 in the garden of Rainer Ohligschläger
Talk & Video: SpringerParker