The singing group, one with a beer in hand, just couldn’t help themselves
That’s what commuters and travelers saw and heard here when the Icelandic folk group Árstíðir were making their way back to their hotel after finishing a concert in Wuppertal, Germany. Struck by the Wuppertal Hauptbahnhof station’s incredible acoustics, with its cathedral-like architecture, the group of six couldn’t help but break into song. Passersby stuck around to listen to the ancient hymn called called “Heyr himna smiður,” which dates to around 1208.
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