Viktor Orri Árnason
Artist / Viktor Orri Árnason
Viktor Orri Árnason is an Icelandic composer, conductor and producer. His collision of classical composition and studio artistry, along with his unique approach to the viola and violin, has established him as an exceptional voice and a sought-after collaborator in today’s musical landscape. Viktor is a member of the award-winning band Hjaltalín, and has played the strings, conducted, and created arrangements for Jóhann Jóhannsson, Hildur Guðnadóttir, Hauschka, Ólafur Arnalds, Of Monsters and Men, and Agent Fresco among many others. His contributions can be heard on multiple movies and TV series, including the BAFTA-winning series Broadchurch and multi-award-winning movie Joker. Eilífur, his solo debut record, is a celebration of life as we know it, and an ode to the things that make it worth living. It was released on June 18th 2021 via the award-winning label PENTATONE.