soprano and piano
Njóla (Night) is composed to text by Björn Gunnlaugsson (1788-1876). Björn Gunnlaugsson was a mathematician and teacher at The Bessastaðir School. The poem is a philosophical and astromonical description of the universe in rhyme.
Premiere: A program in celebration of the 200th anniversary of The Bessastaðir School.
Álftanes: December 1st, 2007.
Ingibjörg Guðjónsdóttir, soprano, Tinna Thorsteinsdóttir, piano.