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Ko3cd28: Music By Kjartan Olafsson

Jonasson,Petur
Release Date: 07/10/2012 
Label:  Itm Music From Iceland   Catalog #: 14   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Pétur JónassonManuela WieslerJames ClappertonHelga Thórarinsdottir,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Caput Ensemble
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 26 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
StringQ, for string quartet by Kjartan Olafsson
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1987 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Vanha Ylioppilastalo, Helsinki, Fi 
Length: 7 Minutes 16 Secs. 
2.
Tilbrigdi vid jómfrú (Variations on a Virgin), for guitar by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Pétur Jónasson (Guitar)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1984 
Date of Recording: 1990 
Venue:  Skálholt Church 
Length: 8 Minutes 21 Secs. 
3.
Calculus, for solo flute by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Manuela Wiesler (Flute)
Period: Modern 
Date of Recording: 1990 
Venue:  Gamla bíó, Reykjavik 
Length: 11 Minutes 20 Secs. 
4.
Structure II, for piano by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  James Clapperton (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1988 
Date of Recording: 1993 
Venue:  Iceland National Gallery, Reykjavik 
Length: 6 Minutes 45 Secs. 
5.
Sextet No. 2, for flute, clarinet & string quartet by Kjartan Olafsson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Caput Ensemble
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2003 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Iceland National Gallery, Reykjavik 
Length: 8 Minutes 41 Secs. 
6.
Bjarmi frá dimmu (Light from Darkness), for viola & piano by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Helga Thórarinsdottir (Viola), Dagny Bjorgvinsdottir (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2008 
Date of Recording: 2008 
Venue:  Iceland National Gallery, Reykjavik 
Length: 6 Minutes 59 Secs. 
7.
Calculus II, for flute & piano by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Snorri Sigfus Birgisson (Piano), Martial Nardeau (Flute)
Period: Contemporary 
Date of Recording: 2009 
Venue:  Iceland National Gallery, Reykjavik 
Length: 10 Minutes 21 Secs. 
8.
Tilbrigdi vid 20 ár (Variations on 20 Years), for guitar by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Ogmundur Thor Johannesson (Guitar)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2004 
Date of Recording: 2010 
Venue:  Nordic House, Reykjavik 
Length: 6 Minutes 0 Secs. 
9.
StringQ (Mozaic IV), for string quartet by Kjartan Olafsson
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2010 
Date of Recording: 2010 
Venue:  Iceland National Gallery, Reykjavik 
Length: 13 Minutes 51 Secs. 
10.
Ar var alda (Of Old Was the Age), for voice & electronics by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Kjartan Olafsson (Electronics), Sunneva Kjartansdóttir (Voice)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2010 
Date of Recording: 2010 
Venue:  Batteríid Music Club 
Length: 8 Minutes 26 Secs. 
11.
Manhattan 2002, for electronics by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Kjartan Olafsson (Electronics)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2002 
Date of Recording: 2003 
Venue:  Salurinn Concert Hall (Reykjavik, Icelan 
Length: 9 Minutes 48 Secs. 
12.
Hljómkelda (Soundbog), for electronics by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Kjartan Olafsson (Electronics)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1985 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Utrecht Conservatory 
Length: 9 Minutes 10 Secs. 
13.
Hljómspil (Sound Collage), for electronics by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Kjartan Olafsson (Electronics)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1986 
Date of Recording: 1986 
Venue:  Utrecht Conservatory 
Length: 6 Minutes 16 Secs. 
14.
Höfner i höfn (Höfner Has Landed), for electronics by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Kjartan Olafsson (Electronics)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2009 
Date of Recording: 2009 
Venue:  Salurinn Concert Hall (Reykjavik, Icelan 
Length: 6 Minutes 24 Secs. 
15.
Sonology I, for electronics by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Kjartan Olafsson (Electronics)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2008 
Date of Recording: 2008 
Venue:  Salurinn Concert Hall (Reykjavik, Icelan 
Length: 9 Minutes 41 Secs. 
16.
Fjötrar (Bonds), electronic music for ballet by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Kjartan Olafsson (Electronics)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2004 
Date of Recording: 2004 
Venue:  Reykjavik City Theatre 
Length: 15 Minutes 17 Secs. 
17.
Berlínarstrćti (The Streets of Berlin), song (for the play "Bent") by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Kjartan Olafsson (Voice)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1982 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Venue:  Iceland University Theatre 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
18.
_rjár Maríur (Three Maries), suite from the incidental music by Kjartan Olafsson
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2005-2010 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Strengjaleikhúsid Theatre 
Length: 9 Minutes 14 Secs. 
19.
Dokadu vid: Villa by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Kjartan Olafsson (Voice)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2005 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Icelandic Opera House 
Length: 5 Minutes 18 Secs. 
20.
Pétur pan (Peter Pan), suite from the incidental music by Kjartan Olafsson
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1998-2010 
Date of Recording: 1998 
Venue:  Reykjavik City Theatre 
Length: 5 Minutes 58 Secs. 
21.
Dokadu vid: Sćrún by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Kjartan Olafsson (Voice)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2005 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Icelandic Opera House 
Length: 4 Minutes 39 Secs. 
22.
Alfa (Endless Beginning): Part 4. Peace by Kjartan Olafsson
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2002 
Date of Recording: 2002 
Venue:  National Ballet School of Iceland 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
23.
Dokadu vid: Hin tyndu by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Kjartan Olafsson (Voice)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2005 
Date of Recording: 2005 
Venue:  Icelandic Opera House 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
24.
Prjónastofan Sólin, suite from the incidental music by Kjartan Olafsson
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1982 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Venue:  Rekjavik Junior High School Theatre 
Length: 6 Minutes 31 Secs. 
25.
Sine Manibus, song (for the play "Prjónastofan Sólin") by Kjartan Olafsson
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1982 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Venue:  Rekjavik Junior High School Theatre 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
26.
Fegurdarstjórinn, song (for the play "Prjónastofan Sólin") by Kjartan Olafsson
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1982 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Venue:  Rekjavik Junior High School Theatre 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
27.
Védis, ballet by Kjartan Olafsson
Performer:  Frank Aarnink (Percussion)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2010 
Date of Recording: 2010 
Venue:  Brussels 
Length: 10 Minutes 45 Secs. 
28.
Elskendurnir í Metro (The Underground Lovers): Final song by Kjartan Olafsson
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1983 
Date of Recording: 1983 
Venue:  Iceland University Theatre 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 

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