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Bjarnason & Ólafsson

Bjarnason and Ólafsson reflect the sound world of their Icelandic homeland.

Program

  • Bent SØRENSEN The Weeping White Room
  • Kaija SAARIAHO 7 Papillons for solo cello
  • Daníel BJARNASON 5 Possibilities for piano, cello and clarinet
  • Intermission
  • Thurídur JÓNSDÓTTIR new work for ensemble (world premiere, LA Phil commission)
  • Bent SØRENSEN Mignon – Papillons for piano and strings (U.S. premiere)
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About this Performance

Two of the biggest stars of our 2017 Reykjavík Festival, conductor/composer Daníel Bjarnason and pianist Víkingur Ólafsson, have put together a fascinating program that includes a world premiere.

This performance is generously underwritten by Raulee Marcus and the Marcus Fund for New Music.

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