Gabríel Ólafs

Iceland Contemporary

Gabríel Ólafs’ holistic vision, melodic story-telling, and atmospheric arrangements set him apart as a true auteur of postmodern classical music and arguably Gen Z’s most important composer. After his acclaimed Piano Works (2020) and poetic Solon Islandus (2022) generated over 200 million streams across platforms, Gabríel presents Icelandic folk-inspired Lullabies for Piano and Cello (2023) which made appearances on the Billboard Classical and Crossover charts aswell as his debut Orchestral Works (2024) on Decca Records.

“Transports the listener to a soothing landscape.” – NPR

“A really beautiful thing.” – BBC Radio

“Pure imagination” – KEXP