Partita for piano was written for pianist Tinna Thorsteinsdˇttir and dedicated to her. She premiered the piece at the ReykjavÝk Arts Festival in two solo recitals; in Laugaborg in Eyjafj÷rur and in Ţmir, ReykjavÝk.
Partita is in five movements.
Premiere: May 22nd 2007, Laugaborg; Tinna Thorsteinsdˇttir
Four Icelandic Folk Songs
Four Icelandic Folk Songs arranged for piano.
Enginn lßi ÷rum frekt
Manninum er hjer mj÷g svo vari
These arrangements were made at the request of pianist Ëlafur ElÝasson and are intended for piano students.
Rhapsody was composed in 1986 and premiered by GurÝur St. Sigurardˇttir
at the Summer Festival of Musica Nova in 1987, but Sigurardˇttir has subsequently played it both in Norway and the United States.
Premiere: Musica Nova at the Nordic House in ReykjavÝk, May 28th 1987; GurÝur St. Sigurardˇttir, piano
ITM 7-01 KarˇlÝna EirÝksdˇttir - Portrait: GurÝur St. Sigurardˇttir,
Finger Travels - Feralag fyrir fingur
Finger Travels was written for Tinna Ůorsteinsdˇttir who premiered the piece in ReykjavÝk at a music school concert in 1986. The piece is intended for piano students in approximately 5th grade.
Premiere: Music School Concert in AusturbŠjarbÝˇ, ReykjavÝk; May 3rd 1986, Tinna Ůorsteinsdˇttir, piano