Björk Announced the Final Cornucopia Tour Concerts for 2023

Icelandic singer Bjork (Björk) has revealed the final concerts for this year as part of the Cornucopia tour. This marks the artist’s tenth tour and her inaugural theatre production. The Cornucopia Tour premiered as a residency across eight non-consecutive evenings at The Shed Cultural Center in Manhattan, New York. Notably, this tour holds the distinction of being among the earliest events hosted at the center, which commenced operations in April 2019.

For November 2023, concerts are scheduled in:

  • Krakow, Poland (18/11)
  • Hamburg, Germany (21/11)
  • Leipzig, Germany (24/11)
  • Zurich, Switzerland (28/11)
  • Nantes, France (02/12)
  • Bordeaux, France (05/12)

Bjork’s Cornucopia Tour is centered around her ninth studio album, “Utopia“. Renowned as her most intricate performance to date, the show incorporates a digital visual installation crafted by artist Tobias Gremmler. The stage design was conceptualized by Chiara Stephenson, while the attire for the performances is the work of designers Olivier Rousteing and Iris van Harpen. Bjork’s captivating performances are accompanied by the Hamrahlid Choir, a fifty-member Icelandic choir, and a live musical ensemble featuring seven flutists, a harpist, percussionists, and electronic musicians.

Корнукопија - Фотографија Frédéric Vicomte / Wikimedia / CC BY 4.0
Photo by Frédéric Vicomte / Wikimedia / CC BY 4.0

In 2023, Bjork’s Cornucopia Tour embarked on a journey across Europe, commencing on 01/09 at the Altice Arena in Lisbon, Portugal. The tour has encompassed several notable cities across the continent, including Madrid, Paris, Milan, Prague, Vienna, and others. The tour’s culminating performance will take place on 05/12 in Bordeaux, France, specifically at the Arkéa Arena.

About Björk

Björk Guðmundsdóttir, renowned by her stage name Björk (Bjork), stands as an icon in the global music industry. Born on 21/11/1965 in Reykjavik, Iceland, she has been an active figure in music since 1975. Bjork’s musical style is a fusion of diverse genres, encompassing pop, avant-garde, electronica, experimental, alternative rock, and various other styles. Renowned for her distinctive voice, she possesses an impressive vocal range spanning three octaves. Her audacious and innovative musical choices have solidified her status as one of the most unique and influential artists.

As of now, Bjork has made headlines with the revelation of an upcoming collaboration alongside Spanish singer Rosalía. The duo is set to collaborate on a song aimed at raising awareness about industrial fish farms. This collaboration is anticipated to support fundraising efforts aligned with the local Icelandic community’s fight against large fish farms.

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