Ploey, You Never Fly Alone Soundtrack now available

Extremely proud and happy to share my score from the animation feature Ploey, You Never Fly Alone. To my knowledge this is the first film score for full orchestra (and choir) to have been recorded and mixed in Iceland with Sinfonia Nord, The North Iceland Chamber Choir at Solheimar Studio in Hof Concert Hall, Akureyri. […]

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New single “Puka” by Torrek

Púka, the first single from my band Torrek is out on Spotify today. The other band members are my sister Hilda along with the brothers Eoghan and Flaithri Neff from Ireland. A special shout out to the inimitable Satnam Ramgotra on percussion. Enjoy! Fyrsta lagið með hljómsveitinni Torrek komið á Spotify. Auk mín eru í […]

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2018 BMI Awards

It was such a great honor to receive 4 BMI awards last night in the company of countless friends and colleagues. Better yet was being present as John Williams received his lifetime achievement award, what a touching tribute to a great man and legendary composer! And it’s always nice to catch up with Kaya Savas and Film Music […]

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Krakow Film Music Festival – Special Guest

Thrilled to be a special guest at the upcoming Krakow Film Music Festival this year! Friday 1st of June 2018 – 10:00 p.m. – Special night session “Dance2Cinema: All About Almodóvar | Funk & Folk: Atli Örvarsson” at the Zet Pe Te Club in Krakow with two different parts: The first, co-produced with Fimucité, will feature the music of Almodovar’s films, as […]

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Oscar eligible – ‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard’

Happy to see my score to The Hitman’s Bodyguard and so many friends on the list of Oscar Eligible scores for 2017. Oscars: ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi,’ ‘Dunkirk’ Among 141 Original Scores Declared Eligible by Academy  

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