Vikingur Ólafsson (Piano) Born: 1984 - Iceland : The Icelandic pianist, Vikingur Ólafsson, graduated from the class of Robert McDonald at The Juilliard School in New York in 2008. Johann Sebastian Bach 2018 Debussy – Rameau 2020 Darkest Hour (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) 2017 Bach Reworks (Pt. Johann Sebastian Bach 2018 Debussy – Rameau 2020 Darkest Hour (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) 2017 Bach Reworks (Pt. Philip Glass Etude No.9. More by Víkingur Ólafsson. Duration: 10:24. My 10-day-old newborn is sleeping in my arms, Vikingur Olafsson's interpretation of Philip Glass' "Opening" is playing in my headphones, and for all of seven minutes and forty-four seconds the world is standing still but for the music and the colors of autumn at the window and the comforting warmth in my lap and my flowing tears. 1) - EP 2018 Bach Reworks (Pt. Víkingur Ólafsson wuchs in Reykjavík auf und begann schon früh unter der Anleitung seiner Mutter, einer Klavierlehrerin, Klavier zu spielen. Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson began making his mark on the wider classical music world in the mid-2010s, after winning several major arts prizes in his homeland. Rameau: Le Rappel des Oiseaux. I know Debussy (1862-1918) well, but Rameau (1683-1764) not so much. More videos of Víkingur Ólafsson. Ships from and sold by RAREWAVES-IMPORTS. Víkingur Ólafsson, Debussy – Rameau review: meet the new superstar of classical piano 4. Ólafsson eventually attended and matriculated from the Juilliard School in New York, with a Bachelor's and Master's degrees directed by Jerome Lowenthal and Robert McDonald. 04:12. Ivan Hewett, Classical Music Critic Trained at the Juilliard School of Music, he has won all major awards in … Widerstehe doch der Sünde, BWV 54 (Transcr. His is the most remarkable and radical interpretation since Glenn Gould. Víkingur Ólafsson. Listen to "Debussy – Rameau" by Víkingur Ólafsson on any music platform | Free universal music links by Songwhip La Cupis. A few weeks ago, a new recording of Claude Debussy and Jean-Philippe Rameau works by Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson arrived in the mail courtesy of Deutsche Grammophon.I wondered at the pairing of these two French composers, who lived centuries apart. Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson’s Bach is truly unique. TIDAL is the first global music streaming service with high fidelity sound, hi-def video quality, along with expertly curated playlists and original content — making it a trusted source for music and culture. Artistic Director: Reykjavik Midsummer Music Pianist Víkingur Ólafsson’s remarkable originality and powerful musical conviction have seen him, in just a few years, take the music world by storm to become one of the most sought-after artists of today. Save Rising star: Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson. Ólafsson says: “I wanted to explore certain works from fresh perspectives, to reimagine them and invite other composers to rework elements of these extraordinary pieces. Ships from and sold by the_nps_store. More by Víkingur Ólafsson. This item: Johann Sebastian Bach Piano & Reworks [2 CD] by Vikingur Olafsson Audio CD $13.09. Pianist Víkingur Ólafsson Puts Debussy And Rameau In Conversation : Deceptive Cadence On his new album, the rising pianist once called "Iceland's Glenn Gould" offers a … by Víkingur Ólafsson) Vikingur Olafsson. Er studierte an der Juilliard School in New York, wo er bei Jerome Lowenthal und Robert McDonald den Bachelor- und Master-Abschluss erwarb. Rameau: Pieces de clavecin en concerts: II. My 10-day-old newborn is sleeping in my arms, Vikingur Olafsson's interpretation of Philip Glass' "Opening" is playing in my headphones, and for all of seven minutes and forty-four seconds the world is standing still but for the music and the colors of autumn at the window and the comforting warmth in my lap and my flowing tears. Víkingur Ólafsson. Get all the videos, news and tour dates from Víkingur Ólafsson, read the biography, listen to the latest tracks and always be top-informed about Víkingur Ólafsson on He has taken part in a … It all began auspiciously enough with the pianist with Ólafsson beginning piano early, taught by his mother, a music teacher. Debussy - Rameau by Vikingur Olafsson Audio CD $17.79. Crossover stars Vikingur Olafsson is revitalising classical music. Ólafsson) (Live vom OPUS KLASSIK, 2020) by Víkingur Ólafsson. Víkingur Ólafsson and Isata Kanneh-Mason have both received deserved awards in this year's German Opus Klassik Awards. Johann Sebastian Bach. TIDAL is the first global music streaming service with high fidelity sound, hi-def video quality, along with expertly curated playlists and original content — making it a trusted source for music and culture. The piano etudes of Philip Glass were, like 19th century examples of the form, technical studies. Nun freut euch, lieben Christen g'mein, Chorale Prelude BWV 734 (Transcr. REFLECTIONS PART 1 Víkingur Ólafsson. Only 10 left in stock - order soon. 31:12. über Debussy – Rameau. Be the first to receive the latest news and get a free recording of Brahms' 16 Waltzes from his Debut album. Alle Musikvideos, Clips, Interviews und Dokumentationen von Víkingur Ólafsson kostenlos und in voller Länge. The pianist Víkingur Ólafsson is regarded as the motor of the young classical music scene in Iceland, which he fires with passionate musicality, explosive virtuosity and intellectual curiosity. Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson has a new album, Debussy – Rameau, exploring the music of two very different but complementary composers. This project showcases contemporary reworks of the music of the two revolutionary French composers, Debussy and Rameau, that Ólafsson released earlier this year. Listen to Prelude In G Major, a song by Víkingur Ólafsson on TIDAL. Ólafsson began his studies at home in Iceland, then earned his bachelor's and master's degrees from Juilliard, where his primary teachers were Jerome Lowenthal and Robert McDonald. 02. List of pianist Víkingur Ólafsson's upcoming events. Víkingur Ólafsson was one of them and according to the press he was “the highlight of the evening” (Sean and Heard International). 02:39. Incredible pianist Víkingur Ólafsson plays a gorgeous Bach transcription.. Watch Víkingur in concert at the Southbank centre on 6 October, when there'll be three spectacular concerts on one day to mark the 50th anniversary of classical artist agency HarrisonParrott https://clssicfm.co/32eZaEd Icelandic pianist Víkingur, who is set to appear on the cover of the next issue of Pianist (issue 116) , won the Solo Instrumental Recital (piano) award for his most recent release, Debussy | Rameau . Vikingur Olafsson, who is widely considered Iceland’s pre-eminent pianist, hasn’t had music lessons since he graduated from the Juilliard School in 2008. Debut: Víkingur Ólafsson . Glass, in fact, wrote them over two decades as a way of improving his own piano skills.Yet they are also, like Chopin's etudes, little compositional studies that establish a set of parameters and explore it in a basic way. Partly due to the unusually rich inclusion of “organ-crossover” transcription selections in this album, as well as rarely recorded pieces, there is hardly anyone else out there that sounds like him. Watch now Rameau: The Arts and the Hours (Transkr. The Financial Times claimed: “Best of all was Ólafsson in the supersensitive stillness of Etude 5”. In Stock. Passionate about music of all times, Vikingur Ólafsson enjoys a versatile life as a musician. The popular pianist sees the disruption brought about by the coronavirus as an opportunity to do things differently This may be only his third recording for the Yellow Label, but the young Icelandic pianist has made repeated waves with his distinctive approach to programming and clarity of technique. 2) - EP 2019 Vikingur Olafsson: Chopin / Bach 2011 Bach Reworks (Pt. Wilhelm Kempff) Vikingur Olafsson. Kanagawa Geijutsu Kyokai 045-453-5080 Philip Glass: Piano Works by Vikingur Olafsson Audio CD $16.98. Víkingur nahm auch Unterricht bei Ann Schein. 04:26 Compositeurs : Johann Sebastian Bach. Leben und Wirken. Date 2020/12/13(Sun) Venue Yokohama Minato Mirai Hall Contact information. Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson has found himself soaked to the skin in accolades in 2019. Víkingur Ólafsson, our Lockdown Artist in Residence, live from the Harpa Hall on 24 April. Pianist Víkingur Ólafsson’s remarkable originality and powerful musical conviction have seen him, in just a few years, take the music world by storm to become one of the most sought-after artists of today. Víkingur Ólafsson has won the Limelight 2020 Recording of the Year for his album of music by Debussy and Rameau on Deutsche Grammophon (4837701). Join Víkingur's private mailing list.