Víkingur Ólafsson – Philip Glass: Étude No. 13 – Classical Music – Philip Glass: Piano Works
Víkingur Ólafsson is an up-and-coming visionary pianist not only of technical sublimity but also of remarkable entrepreneurial abilities. Ólafsson has commissioned and premiered, to date, five new piano concertos from different young composers, and has collaborated on diverse musical projects with a broad range of artists and musicians. These include conductors Vladimir Ashkenazy and Rafael Payare, as well as his compatriot Björk and composers Mark Simpson and Philip Glass.
Watch here Víkingur Ólafsson playing Glass: Étude No. 13, taken from his new album “Philip Glass: Piano Works”.