Virðulegu Forsetar

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Virðulegu Forsetar
Virðulegu Forsetar.jpg
Studio album by
Released3 October 2004
GenreMinimalist, classical music, ambient
Length65:34
LabelTouch Music
ProducerJóhann Jóhannsson
Jóhann Jóhannsson chronology
Dís
(2004)
Virðulegu Forsetar
(2004)
VBM 1401, A User's Manual
(2006)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2.5/5 stars[1]
Pitchfork Media8.8/10[2]

Virðulegu Forsetar (Icelandic for Honorable presidents) is the second studio album by Icelandic musician Jóhann Jóhannsson, released by Touch Music in 2004. It consists of one ambient-influenced classical piece using the same phrase throughout, divided into four parts for technical reasons.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Jóhann Jóhannsson.

No.TitleLength
1."Part 1"14:41
2."Part 2"14:51
3."Part 3"14:14
4."Part 4"21:45

Personnel[edit]

  • Bass, Electronics – Skúli Sverrisson
  • Conductor – Guðni Franzson
  • Ensemble – The Caput Ensemble
  • Glockenspiel, bells, electronics – Mathias M.D. Hemstock
  • Horns – Anna Sigurbjörnsdóttir, Einar St. Jónsson, Emil Friðfinnsson, Stefán Jón Bernharðsson, Þorkell Jóelsson
  • Organ – Guðmundur Sigurðsson, Hörður Bragason
  • Photography – Jon Wozencroft, Kari Ósk Ege
  • Recording, mastering, authoring – Sveinn Kjartansson
  • Trumpet – Eiríkur Örn Pálsson, Ásgeir Steingrímsson*
  • Tuba – Sigurður Már Valsson
  • Writing, arranging, production, piano, electronics – Jóhann Jóhannsson

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jóhann Jóhannsson: Virðulegu Forsetar". Allmusic. Retrieved 2018-04-24.
  2. ^ Mark, Richardson (24 November 2004). "Jóhann Jóhannsson – Virðulegu Forsetar". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 2018-04-24.

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