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Dustin O'Halloran's debut Deutsche Grammophon album, Silfur, explores the shifting perspective of music through time and place in new pieces and reimagined earlier works. The album includes collaborations with American composer and multi-instrumentalist Bryan Senti, Icelandic cellist Gyða Valtýsdóttir and the Siggi String Quartet.
"Silfur is an exploration of the music of my past and how it reflects back to me now in the present. Evoking images of different moments, places and periods of my life, and rediscovering the pieces that have stayed with me. Sometimes we can only understand ourselves by looking back, and hopefully, finding the thread of who we are and who we have always been."
Dustin O'Halloran - Talkhouse: Three Great Things
The acclaimed musician and film composer, whose new album Silfur is out this week, shares some of the things that give his life meaning. Dustin O'Halloran is an American pianist and composer with four acclaimed solo albums under his own name, and is a member of the band A Winged Victory for the Sullen with Adam Wiltzie. His latest record, Silfur, is out June 11 through Deutsche Grammophon. O'Halloran...
On 'Silfur,' Dustin O'Halloran explores the shifting perspective of music through time and place / udiscovermusic.
udiscovermusic.- Sharon Kelly writes.....Oscar-nominated composer and pianist Dustin O'Halloran will release his debut Deutsche Grammophon album Silfur on CD, vinyl and digitally, on 11 June 2021. Silfur explores the shifting perspective of music through time and place in new pieces and reimagined earlier works. Dustin O'Halloran explained, "Silfur is an exploration of the music of my past and how it...
Dustin O'Halloran co-writes Ane Brun's new song 'Lose My Way' / BroadwayWorld
Norwegian singer-songwriter Ane Brun debuts new song "Lose My Way" featuring Oscar-nominated and Emmy-award winning composer (for his original theme for Transparent in 2015) Dustin O'Halloran. "Dustin and I decided to try to co-write in Dustin's studio on a very warm Berlin night back in 2016... When we met, it was only a few weeks since my father had passed away, so I was in a very special, vuln...
'A Winged Victory for the Sullen' talk about their music, life and death / The Irish Times
While recording their third studio album, The Undivided Five, A Winged Victory for the Sullen experienced the capricious extremes of life and death. "This record was bookended by two huge events in our lives," explains Dustin O'Halloran, speaking on Skype from Los Angeles. The other half of this highly acclaimed American ambient duo, Adam Wiltzie, joins us from Brussels. "A really close friend died when ...