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 Thursday 29 November 2018 8pm

Iceland’s BAFTA Award-winning pianist-composer-producer Ólafur Arnalds returns to Australia this November as part of his first global tour in three years. Performing new compositions from his soon-to-be released fourth ‘official’ album, re:member, Arnalds will appear on stage at Canberra Theatre Centre on Thursday 29th November. Internationally celebrated for his haunting musical style, Ólafur Arnalds combines elements of ambient, classical, electronic and even pop and rock. Those who have heard his atmospheric and achingly beautiful soundtrack to the hit TV series Broadchurch, will know that his work takes the listener through varied moods and feelings, through different musical landscapes. You can hear every facet of his work – the composition, the soundtracks, the pop – bursting through, flowering. An Ólafur Arnalds concert is an experience you never forget, and forever after, upon hearing his unique blend of melody and texture, something new, beautiful and wholly unexpected will emerge before you.  

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 Thursday 29 November 2018
8pm

Iceland’s BAFTA Award-winning pianist-composer-producer Ólafur Arnalds returns to Australia this November as part of his first global tour in three years. Performing new compositions from his soon-to-be released fourth ‘official’ album, re:member, Arnalds will appear on stage at Canberra Theatre Centre on Thursday 29th November.

Internationally celebrated for his haunting musical style, Ólafur Arnalds combines elements of ambient, classical, electronic and even pop and rock. Those who have heard his atmospheric and achingly beautiful soundtrack to the hit TV series Broadchurch, will know that his work takes the listener through varied moods and feelings, through different musical landscapes. You can hear every facet of his work – the composition, the soundtracks, the pop – bursting through, flowering.

An Ólafur Arnalds concert is an experience you never forget, and forever after, upon hearing his unique blend of melody and texture, something new, beautiful and wholly unexpected will emerge before you.

 

Details

PRESENTED BY:
Canberra Theatre Centre and Canberra International Music Festival by arrangement with Top Shelf present

CATEGORY:
Popular Music

DURATION:
Approximately 150 minutes, including interval. Please note there is a lockout at the beginning of each act. Patrons will be admitted during a suitable break in the performance.

WARNINGS:
This show contains strobe lighting and fog/haze effects. Please be aware, due to the nature of this show, some patrons may stand during the performance.

SUIT CHILDREN?:
This performance is suitable for children.

VENUE:
The Playhouse
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