Vikingur Olafsson – From Afar


Double vinyl LP pressing. From Afar is a new album full of beautiful arrangements recorded on two pianos with the repertoire mirrored on both grand piano & upright piano. Inspired by a meeting with the iconic Hungarian composer Gyorgy Kurt g, this album is a musical response with music from: Kurt g, J. S. Bach, Brahms, W. A. Mozart, AdŠs*, Schumann, Birgisson, Kaldal¢ns. With beautifully evocative titles & forgotten melodies, V¡kingur creates a thread of stories within a bigger structure: nature, home, childhood, family.

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1. J.S. Bach: Christe, Du Lamm Gottes, Bwv 619 (Arr. Kurtag)
2. Schumann: Study In Canonic Form Op.56: No. 1
3. J.S. Bach: Adagio (From Sonata For Solo Violin Bwv 1005) (Ar
4. Kurtag: Harmonica (Hommage a Borsody Laszlo) (From Jatekok B
5. Bartok: the Peacock (From 3 Hungarian Folksongs From Csmk, S
6. Bartok: At the Janoshida Fairground (From 3 Hungarian Folkso
7. Bartok: White Lily (From 3 Hungarian Folksongs From Csmk, Sz
8. Brahms: Intermezzo In E Major, Op. 116 No. 4
9. Kurtag: a Voice In the Distance (From Jatekok Book 5)
10. Birgisson: Where Life and Death May Dwell (Icelandic Folk So
11. J.S. Bach: Trio Sonata No.1 Bwv 525: I. Allegro Moderato (Ar
12. Kaldalons: Ave Marma (Arr. Olafsson)
13. Kurtag: Little Chorale (From Jatekok Book 1)
14. Mozart: Laudate Dominum (From Vespers, K. 339) (Arr. Olafsso
15. Kurtag: Sleepily (From Jatekok Book 1)
16. Schumann: Traumerei (From Kinderszenen, Op. 15)
17. Kurtag: Flowers We Are (From Jatekok Book 7)
18. Ades: the Branch
19. Kurtag: Twittering (From Jatekok Book 1)
20. Schumann: Vogel Als Prophet, Op. 82 No. 7
21. Brahms: Intermezzo In E Minor, Op. 116 No. 5
22. Kurtag: Scraps of a Colinda Melody – Faintly Recollected (Ho

Collection: Deutsche Grammophon