Spilmenn Ríkínís is a family band.
Spilmenn gave their first public performance at the Berjadagur Festival in north Iceland in August 2006. They have since appeared at many concerts in both north and south Iceland. Spilmenn Ríkínís perform Icelandic folksongs and music from old Icelandic books and manuscripts, using musical instruments which are known to have been played in Iceland in olden times.
Ásta Sigríður Arnardóttir: vocals, symphonie
Halldór Bjarki Arnarson: struck langspil, vocals
Sigursveinn Magnússon: percussion, vocals
Marta Guðrún Halldórsdóttir: lyre, harp, symphonie, struck langspil, vocals
Örn Magnússon: symphonie, struck langspil, bowed langspil, bass, gígja, lyre, harp, vocals
Released by Smekkleysa, 2009.