COMPOSITIONS


Mostly works for piano, also songs for solo voice with piano accompaniment

Preludes for piano solo
  1. Pavement ends...  (2010)
  2. Blind Hills (2010)
  3. Dripstones (2010)
  4. Scree (2010)
  5. Detour (2010)
  6. Sandgrass (2010)
  7. Crepuscular Rays (2010)

Total time: 00:17:20

From no. 7: Crepuscular Rays
From no. 7: Crepuscular Rays

Sceneries for violin and piano
  1. Icebound (2009)
  2. Fog Layers (2009)
  3. Black Coasts (2009)
  4. Singing Cave (2009)
  5. Glacier Breeze (2009)

Total time: 00:14:20


Bagatelles for piano solo, with PDF scores

 

1. Irrelevance (2009)

2. Illusion (2009)

3. Remorse (2009)

 

Total time: 00:04:45

 

Recordings on
digital piano

No. 1: Irrevelance

No. 2: Illusion

No. 3: Remorse



The Desolate City for piano solo
  1. The Seagate (2001)
  2. Glittering Waves (2001)
  3. The Old City Wall (2005)
  4. Light in Narrow Streets (2006)
  5. Ruins (2008)
  6. Two Windows beyond the Moat (2006)
  7. In the Fortress Courtyard (2008)
  8. The Citadel (2008)
  9. The Landgate (2009)

Total time: 00:25:35 

 

Recordings on
digital piano

1. The Seagate

2. Glittering Waves

3. The Old City Wall


5. Light in narrow streets

6. Ruins

7. Two Windows...


7. In the Fortress Courtyard

8. The Citadel

9. The Landgate



Two Wings, 6 pieces for two pianos with PDF scores

1. Expectation (2009)

2. Transience (2009)

3. Longing (2009)

4. Unity (2009)

5. Castles of Air (2009)

6. Beyond the Time (2009)

 

Total time: 00:22:40

 

Recordings on
digital piano

No. 1: Expectation

No. 2: Transience

No. 3: Longing


No. 4: Unity

No. 5: Castles of Air

No. 6: Beyond the Time



Songs of Living Waters, 24 Songs for solo voice and piano, scores in PDF

Prayers - Texts by Báb, Bahá'u'lláh and 'Abdu'l-Bahá

 

1. Ég hef vaknað í skjóli þínu / I have Wakened in Thy Shelter (2003)

2. Er nokkur sá er firrir erfiðleikum / Is there any Remover of Difficulties (1998)

3. Guð nægir öllu framar öllu / Say: God sufficeth all things (1998)

4. Skapa í mér hreint hjarta / Create in me a Pure Heart (1998)

5. Ég heiti á þig / I Adjure Thee (2001)

6. Nafn þitt er lækning mín / Thy Name is my Healing (1998)

7. Sameina hjörtu þjóna þinna / Unite the Hearts of Thy Servants (2005)

8. Endurnýja og gleð anda minn / Refresh and Gladden my Spirit (1998)

9. Ó Guð, leið mig / O God, Guide me (2001)

 

Meditations - Texts from THE HIDDEN WORDS by Bahá'u'lláh

 

10. Fyrsta ráð mitt / My first Council (2000)

11. Kærast alls / The Best Beloved of All things (2000)

12. Hjúpaður ómunaverund minni / Veiled in My Immemorial Beeing (2000)

13. Ég unni sköpun þinni / I loved thy Creation (2001)

14. Elska mig / Love Me (2001)

15. Þú ert virki mitt / Thou art My Stronghold (2001)

16. Þú ert lampi minn / Thou art My Lamp (2000)

17. Voldugum höndum / With the Hands of Power I made thee (2000)

18. Auðugan skóp ég þig / I Created thee Rich (2000)

19. Þú ert ríki mitt / Thou art My Dominion (2000)

20. Krafa mín / My Claim on thee is Great (2000)

21. Ljá eyra þessum orðum / Give Ear unto this (2001)

22. Aragrúi dulrænna tungna / Myriads of Mystic Tongues (2001)

23. Ljós hjarta þíns / The Candle of thine Heart (2001)

24. Blessaður er bletturinn / Blessed is the Spot (2004)

 

Total time: 01:12:33

Audio

Sigurdur Bragason, bariton and Salbjörg Hotz, piano

Gunnar Gudbjörnsson, tenor and Salbjörg Hotz, piano



Vision of Fire, 14 Songs for solo voice and piano

Poems by Edvard T. Jónsson

  1. Birtan tæra / The Pristine light (2000)
  2. Fanginn á fjallinu / The Prisoner on the Mountain (1998)
  3. Brúðkaupið á torginu / The Wedding in the Marketplace (2000)
  4. Sýn af eldi / Vision of Fire (1999)
  5. Söngur fanganna / The Prisoners' Song (1998)
  6. Útlaginn / The Outlaw (1999)
  7. Ef veröld aðeins vissi / If the World Only Knew (1998)
  8. Hin aldna dýrð / The Ancient Beauty (1998)
  9. Bahá'u'lláh / Bahá'u'lláh  (1999)
  10. Í hafdjúp orðsins / In the Ocean of Words (1999)
  11. Greinin skíra / The Purest Branch (2000)
  12. 'Abdu'l-Bahá / 'Abdu'l-Bahá  (1999)
  13. Kallið frá Karmel / The Call from Carmel (1999)
  14. Aldahvörf / The Turning Point of Centuries (1998)

Total time: 01:05:30

Audio

Signý Sæmundsdóttir, soprano and Salbjörg Hotz, piano.


Salbjörg Hotz
Salbjörg Hotz