Svante Henryson wins Nordic Council Music Prize 2015

Delightful news - Ice Music Festival musical friend Svante Henryson has been presented with the highly prestigious Nordic Council Music Prize at their ceremony in the Harpa Concert Hall in Reykjavík yesterday. Congratulations Svante!

Embracing his Swedish roots - the cellist, bass player and composer Svante has performed at the Ice Music Festival twice, including playing an Ice Cello through near blizzard conditions in 2014. 

You can check out a sample of Svante playing (in slightly warmer conditions) over at

Photo: Emile Holba

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