Happy 90th birthday to Jon Nordal

Jon Nordal composer celebrated his 90th birthday last weekend. Jon has made an important contribution to Icelandic musical life as a composer, pianist, teacher and as director of the Reykjavik College of Music from 1957 to 1992. He was one of the founders of Musica Nova, a forum for the performance of contemporary music, and … Continue reading Happy 90th birthday to Jon Nordal

New recording by Anna Thorvaldsdottir

New recording by Anna Thorvaldsdottir! "Simon Cummings at 5:4 just posted a recording of Bit20 Ensemble giving the UK premiere of Aequlibria (for chamber orchestra) at the HCMF in November last year. It was such a pleasure to work on this piece for the wonderful Bit20 - they were amazing to work with and gave … Continue reading New recording by Anna Thorvaldsdottir