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For flute, Bb clarinet, piano, violin and cello. Music by Helgi Rafn Ingvarsson. Commissioned by the Elektra Ensemble and premiered 19 May 2019 in Harpa Reykavík, Iceland. The composition was funded by the Iceland Artists’ Salaries.
Vetrarþoka (Winter Fog) for soprano and piano was commissioned by soprano Rannveig Káradóttir and pianist Birna Hallgrímsdóttir, and released on their album Krot in 2016. English language version is available on request. Music by Helgi Rafn Ingvarsson, poem by Árni Kristjánsson.
Fjallið hefur falið sig í kaldri vetrarþoku,
það fennir yfir sprungur þess og tímans djúpu sár.
Við sjónarrönd má greina það sem grófa pensilstroku,
í gróðri þess er lífsmark sem blómstrar næsta ár.
The mountainside is clothed in fog, a freezing quilt of patches, and fallen snow that sits on cracks and cuts from years ago. It breaks the skyline up ahead, a broken row of scratches, full of seeds that hold the growth which coming years will show.
(Translated by Snorri Kristjánsson)
Broken Line trio later commissioned an instrumental version of the piece for flute, piano and vibraphone which was premiered 6 April 2018 in Brighton, UK.