Anna ■orvaldsdˇttir

Anna ■orvaldsdˇttir

1977 | Iceland.

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Composer who frequently works with large sonic structures that tend to reveal the presence of a vast variety of sustained sound materials, reflecting her sense of imaginative listening to landscapes and nature. Her music tends to portray a flowing world of sounds with an enigmatic lyrical atmosphere.

Anna’s music is frequently performed in Europe and in the US, and her works have been nominated and awarded on many occasions.

Anna is the recipient of the Nordic Council Music Prize 2012 for her work Dreaming. The Orquesta Sinfónica de Islandia has premiered and recorded four of Anna's orchestra pieces.


Lives in Reykjavik, Iceland.

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