Strandarkirkja in #IslandSongs

Eight years ago we had the pleasure of touring southeastern Iceland. One of our first stops was at Strandarkirkja, a wooden church on the seashore. It was an inspiring place, and a good introduction to the rough, beautiful, complex simplicity that is Iceland.

Is it any wonder, then, that it is the third stop in Icelandic musician Ólafur Arnalds’s Island Songs composing tour of the country. Here’s a teaser video of the composition made there: