Ólafur Arnalds Biography (Wikipedia)
Ólafur Arnalds (born 3 November 1986) is an Icelandic multi-instrumentalist and producer from Mosfellsbær, Iceland. He mixes strings and piano with loops and beats, a sound ranging from ambient/electronic to atmospheric pop. He is also the former drummer for hardcore / metal bands Fighting Shit, Celestine, and others.
In 2009, Ólafur also formed an experimental techno project, entitled Kiasmos, with Janus Rasmussen from the Icelandic electro-pop band Bloodgroup, announcing his electronic debut album in 2014.
- Is this the future of music composition?https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p062vc3k.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p062vc3k.jpg2018-03-31T08:00:00.000ZMulti-instrumentalist Ólafur Arnalds on his new project 'STRATUS'. It involves two self-playing pianos in Harpa Concert Hall in Reykjavík, and you at home on your computer...https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p062vbl6
Is this the future of music composition?
- 'This Is Dance. This Is Art.'https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05n512g.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05n512g.jpg2017-11-15T19:27:00.000ZThrough Soundscapes, we enter the world of Anastasia Brouzioti and Yiannis Tsigkris.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05n58w5
'This Is Dance. This Is Art.'
- Stephen McCauley and Olafur Arnaldshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05h9thr.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05h9thr.jpg2017-09-26T15:49:00.000ZStephen McCauley speaks to Olafur Arnalds about Erased Tapes, Iceland and Kiasmos.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05h9t4d
Stephen McCauley and Olafur Arnalds
- Ólafur Arnalds: Island Songshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p044mwzn.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p044mwzn.jpg2016-08-14T07:00:00.000ZÓlafur Arnalds shares with Mary Anne what he learnt on his Island song project.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p044mx0s
Ólafur Arnalds: Island Songs
- Ólafur Arnalds: Creating A Soundtrack To Lifehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03yt59g.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03yt59g.jpg2016-06-19T07:30:00.000ZBAFTA-winning multi-instrumentalist and producer Ólafur Arnalds joins Mary Anne to talk about how he created a soundtrack to his life.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03yt59x
Ólafur Arnalds: Creating A Soundtrack To Life
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