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 but he also performs his own and other's instrumental and vocal compositions.
He is a member of Molino and Icelandic chamber orchestra Elja, as well as being a solo performer with clarinet, voice and electronics. Having deep roots in the classical music world on the one hand, and on the other his years studying live-electronic music and experimental composition, Matthías lends from this experience and further shapes his music guided by his deep fascination for a broad spectrum of genres. He always seeks to create natural yet unexpected blends between his influences.
Photos by Kristján Már Arnarson and Lucas Eylandt