Ólafur Arnalds - Artist Profile

Ólafur Arnalds
Ólafur Arnalds is a versatile and prolific multi-instrumentalist, producer and BAFTA awarded composer that has released three studio albums, several EPs, toured the world and written music to major motion pictures, TV shows and commercials.

He has also embarked on very interesting composition projects like Found Songs and Living Room songs, which have lead to major social media acclaim and have helped building him a huge international fan base.

Ólafur's has scored: Broadchurch (TV series), Another Happy Day, Gimme Shelter, Invisible Front, Órói (Jitters) and Vonarstræti (Life in a fishbowl).

His music has been used in films, TV shows and trailers such as The Hunger Games (film), 300: Rise of an Empire (film), Looper (trailer), Adore (trailer) So You Think You Can Dance (TV show), Masters of Sex (TV show) and for Unicef, Icelandair, Calvin Klein and Apple.

He is currently signed with Universal Music's Mercury Classics, hard at work following up his latest album, 'For Now I am Winter', when not composing for the screen.

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Here are some projects Ólafur has worked on with us:

Stöð 2 | Channel 2 - Enjoy life!

Samgöngustofa & Vínbúðin - One drink is one too many:

Vodafone - Communication:

Arion Bank - Business:

Síminn, Icelandic Telecom - More Iceland:

Okkar Life Insurance:

And here is some of Olafur's released work: