Join the Johann Johannsson – In Memoriam concert live from Reykjavik, Iceland Saturday, October 27! The concert is expected to begin at 1 PM PT/4 PM ET (8 PM Reykjavik time), so tune in now on The Johann Johannsson Facebook Page and catch all the pre-concert action.
“The Theory of Everything” performed by string quartet & Johann Gunnarsson on his handmade street organ.
“Sléttubönd” A piece for solo violin by Una Sveinbjarnardóttir. Performed by Una ft electronics by Johann Johannsson.
“Saknaðarljóð” Forsöngur. Ólöf Arnalds.
“Melancholia” by Johann Johannsson.
“Mandy Love Theme” by Johann Johannsson performed by Skúli Sverrisson.
“Flight From The City” by Johann Johannsson performed by Dustin O’Halloran & Una and string quartet.
“Flying -For Johann” e. Atla Örvarssson. Flutt af strengjakv, Borgari Magnasyni og Atla á pno.
New piece by Rutger Hoedemaker performed by string quartet, Óbó (perc) Stefán Jón Bernharðsson (horn) & Kira Kira.
“IBM 1401 I -Processing Unit” by Johann Johannsson performed by string quartet, Úlfur Eldjárn & Erna Ómarsdóttir.
“Arrival” by Johann Johannsson performed by Ham & Ben Frost ft Skúli Sverrisson.
“123 Forever” by Apparat Organ Quartet
All proceeds from the concert go to the Johann Johannsson Foundation. Learn more about the foundation and its mission to foster and enhance appreciation, education, and achievement in the areas of composition, music, and art around the world at The Johann Johannsson Foundation online.
The late composer, known for his score to Lakeshore Records release Mandy and so much more, was recently honored with his second consecutive Best Film Composer of the Year Award at this year’s World Soundtrack Awards in Belgium.