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WEBWIRE is giving its members a chance to win tickets to see the new Icelandic singing sensation, Gardar Thor Cortes, perform live at the Barbican in London on September 26th. is giving away 50 pairs of free tickets to subscribers of its newsletter to go and see Cortes in concert in London.

Cortes’ opera concert at the Barbican promises to be an unforgettable experience. His latest album is the fastest selling album in Iceland’s history and the Evening Times has already declared that the “the spirit of Pavarotti lives” in Cortes. The Icelandic singer first came to UK attention when he wooed the audience with his powerful, passionate and graceful voice as guest tenor on Katherine Jenkins’ autumn tour.

Despite his Spanish-sounding name, Cortes comes from a very musical family in Iceland. His father was a world-famous tenor who founded the Icelandic Opera, the Reykjavik School of Singing and the Reykjavik Symphony Orchestra. Cortes’ mother was a concert pianist who studied in the Royal Academy of Music in London, whilst his sister is an operatic soprano and his younger brother is studying to become a baritone singer.

Cortes‘ UK album includes four new songs, a cover of the Aha song “Hunting High and Low”, a duet with Katherine Jenkins called “Where The Lost Ones Go”, “Nessum Dorma” and “The Bravura Granada“. The album has already gone to Number 1 in the UK Classical Charts. is the UK branch of an Icelandic website run by women for women. The website deals with women’s issues and has devoted employees online for help. The website features topics from pregnancy to relationships to celebrity news and beauty tips. Femin also offers secure online shopping for women, including many unique products such as the Keeper, which can only be bought through

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