Icelandic pianist and post-classical composer Eydís Evensen has confirmed details of her debut album, BYLUR, which will be released on 23rd April, 2021 by XXIM Records, Sony's new imprint for innovative, post-genre instrumental music. The collection follows the 27-year-old's debut single, ‘Brotin' – the label's first official release, which appeared at the end of January – and features thirteen pieces written throughout her life so far for piano, with additional strings, brass and electronics on a number of tracks.
Eydis Evensen - KEXP LIVE
Music for pianist and post-classical composer, Eydís Evensen has always been a part of life. At Reykjavik's Hamrahlíð College, where she sang in the world-renowned choir run by Þorgerður Ingólfsdóttir, ( Björk, Sigur Rós others), her music is inspired by forces of nature such as Philip Glass and Thom Yorke. Her arrangements explore the mournful, melan...