The Vox Feminae Women´s choir was founded in Reykjavik, Iceland in 1993 by its conductor Margrét J. Pálmadóttir. The members of Vox Feminae are close to 50 and their age ranges from 18 to 60.

 

The choir has performed innumerable times, both at home and abroad.  Many renowned artists have worked or performed with Vox Feminae and the choir has also had the privilege of performing with the Icelandic Symphony Orchestra.  In the year 2000 the choir was awarded a silver medal in the VIIIth International Sacred Music Choir Competition held at the Vatican in the name of the composer Palestrina. You find more information about Vox Feminae’s history here.

 

Sacred music, along with Icelandic folk music has long been a part of the choir´s repertoire but Vox Feminae also places emphases on modern music by Icelandic composers. Vox Feminae has released three CD's which you can order here.