New String Quartet Release from Anna Thorvaldsdóttir Reviewed

Source: I Care If You Listen.

Icelandic composer Anna Thorvaldsdóttir is known for creating soundscapes that unfold at a glacial pace and evoke the volcanic grandeur of remote corners of the Earth. But in her first string quartet, Enigma, she aims for the farthest reaches of intergalactic space, albeit in a smaller, introspective setting.