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Vikingur Olafsson's brilliant take on Bach is KDFC: Album Of the Week

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Víkingur Ólafsson is a musical free spirit with a mission. He first made the classical world sit up and listen in early 2017 with his recording of solo piano works by Philip Glass – a fascinating journey through the time and space of their minimalist structures. Glass is now followed by Bach. Ólafsson's second Deutsche Grammophon album, the pithily entitled Bach, contains a mixture of original works and transcriptions, which the pianist (known as the Glenn Gould of Iceland!) has woven together in intriguing style.

For the Week of October 22nd, Víkingur Ólafsson's brilliant take on Bach is KDFC: San Francisco 'Album Of the Week'