Sigurður Sveinn Þorbergsson

Sigurður Sveinn Þorbergsson - trombone
Sigurður Sveinn Þorbergsson – trombone

Sigurdur (Siggi) studied the trombone in Iceland and at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London (1984-89) where his teacher were Denis Wick, Eric Crees, Peter Gane and Dudley Bright. Since 1989 Siggi has held the post of Co-Principal Trombone with the Iceland Symphony Orchestra. He is also a regular member of chamber ensembles such as CAPUT and the Reykjavik Chamber Orchestra. His soloist activities include Park Lane Group recital at the Purcell Room, CAPUT Soloist in Milan and at Salurinn Series (Kopavogur Concert House, Iceland) and a solist with Iceland S.O ona domestic tour 2001. In 1998 he was a prizewinner in the Lieksa Trombone Competition, Finland, and performed the Gröndahl Concerto with the Oulu Symphony Orchestra on that occasion.