Gyda Valtysdottir's award-winning album of recloaked classical gems is out worldwide via figureight on October 13th. The album is available as limited edition heavyweight vinyl and digital download via bandcamp. When pre-ordering you get an immediate download of these four songs which have recently been premiered...:
Flood Magazine premiered "Opus 100", based on "Piano Trio nr. 2 Andante con Moto" by Franz Schubert (1827). Listen here.
Tiny Mix Tapes premiered two tracks from the album, "Ancient Modes I & II" - listen here. The pieces are based on "Two Studies of Ancient Greek Scale" by Harry Partch (1946). Watch a live video version of the pieces - from Gyda's concert at Reykjavík cathedral earlier this year - here.
Stereogum premiered the first single from the album, "Seikilos Epitaph" - the oldest surviving musical composition known to man. Listen here and see a live video version here.