Eydís Franzdóttir

Eydís Franzdóttir - oboe
Eydís Franzdóttir – oboe

Eydís graduated on the oboe in 1987 from the Reykjavik College of Music, followed by four years of futher studies in London with Michael Winfield and Gordon Hunt. She played for a while with the Europian orchestra, Acadya, before she was appointed as a Principal Oboe of the Czech Radio Orchestra in Pilzen in 1992. Eydís received artistic salarys from Reykjavík City 1996 and a salary for two years from the Icelandic Ministry of Culture 2000. As well as beeing the oboist of CAPUT, Eydís has performed extensively around Europe, North-America and Iceland, as a soloist and with chamber groups and orchestras.