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Latest News: Classical, Víkingur Ólafsson (Piano)

 Interview, Víkingur Ólafsson on Mozart and his Contemporaries

by Katherine Cooper

The Icelandic pianist talks to Katherine about his new album exploring 'one of the most incredible decades in any composer's life', and his mission to 'get rid of some my own preconceptions about Mozart by finding out more about the music of his day'.

 Recording of the Week, Víkingur Ólafsson performs piano music by Mozart and contemporaries

by James Longstaffe

For his fourth album on Deutsche Grammophon, the Icelandic pianist presents a sublime, intelligent programme of works by Mozart alongside pieces by Haydn, Galuppi, Cimarosa, and CPE Bach.

 Recording of the Week, Víkingur Ólafsson performs piano music by Debussy and Rameau

by James Longstaffe

The Icelandic pianist releases his third album on Deutsche Grammophon: an exquisitely-performed programme of music by Debussy and Rameau.

 Interview, Víkingur Ólafsson on Debussy and Rameau

by James Longstaffe

James talks to Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson about his latest album on Deutsche Grammophon: a fascinating pairing of music by Debussy and Jean Philippe Rameau.

 Interview, Víkingur Ólafsson on Philip Glass

by James Longstaffe

James talks to Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson about his debut album on Deutsche Grammophon of music by Philip Glass.