Ólafur Arnalds is a 22-year-old
native of Mossfellsbaer, outside
Reykjavík, with a career that
would be the envy of most musicians of
Behind the board with one of Iceland’s premiere music producers
Composer and sound engineer Valgeir Sigurðsson is perhaps best
known for his studio collaborations with Björk, with whom he worked on the soundtrack for Lars von Trier’s 1998 film Dancer in the Dark, and on her subsequent albums Vespertine and Medúlla.
California-based author Christina
Sunley has recently released her first novel, The Tricking of Freya, which is set largely in Gimli and explores many of the issues associated with Icelandic
heritage. She took time out from her busy book tour to speak with L-H.