Composer, singer, clarinettist and producer from Iceland, currently based in Copenhagen
Matthías Sigurðsson (1990, Reykjavík) is a composer and performer of music ranging from contemporary classical to folk, electronic music and songs. As a composer, Matthías frequently collaborates with different theatre and film makers.
He is a member of Molino and Icelandic chamber orchestra Elja, as well as being a solo performer with clarinet, voice and electronics. Matthías Sigurðsson was born in Iceland and educated in Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Oslo as a classical clarinet player, live electronics performer and composer. Having travelled through stages of balkan music, pop, hip hop, electronica, experimental film music and theatre Matthías has developed a personal sound coloured by these diverse musical ventures. As a composer and performer, he endeavours to challenge the notions of genre in his hybrid approach to written and improvised music.
Photos by Kristján Már Arnarson and Lucas Eylandt