Bjarni Gunnarsson

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Bjarni Gunnarsson is an icelandic composer born in 1980 in Reykjavík. As a member of the electronic music duo Einóma, he has released numerous LPs, EPs, compilation tracks and remixes on labels like Vertical Form, Thule, Uni:form, Spezial Material, Trachanik and lmalc. Bjarni has perfomed his music in concerts and festivals in in Berlin, Hamburg, London, Manchester, Den Haag, Utrecht, Paris, Caen, Brussels, Copenhagen Denmark, Athens, Leitrim as well as in various places in Iceland. Major in computer science, Bjarni studied composition with Gerard Pape, Trevor Wishart, Agostino Di Scipio and Curtis Roads at the CCMIX music center in Paris, and is currently attending the Sonology course at the Royal Conservatory of music in Den Haag. A collection of his works can be found on the CD “ Safn 2006-2009” which was released by the Belgium label Lamadameaveclechien in January 2010. Bjarni has recently completed a piece for the WFS system in Leiden which will be premiered in May 2010.