AION

For orchestra
Duration 41 minutes

Written for the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, co-commissioned by the Iceland Symphony Orchestra.

AION is a large orchestral work in three parts written in 2018. The three movements are titled Morphosis, Transcension and Entropia.

The piece is composed both as a stand-alone concert work and to be accompanied by choreography.

The piece will be premiered at the Point Music Festival with the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra accompanied by choreography by Erna Ómarsdóttir with the Iceland Dance Company. See here for more information about the event.

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AION for a concert setting

When AION is performed in its entirety in a concert setting, the work is approximately 41 minutes in duration. There are specific score and parts for the concert version.

AION with choreography:

In the version with choreography the music of AION is approximately 45 minutes in duration, and the event is approximately 50-55 minutes. There are specific score and parts for the version with choreography.

 

Individual movements of AION

The three main movements of AIONMorphosis, Transcension and Entropia – can be performed individually in a concert. There are specific scores and parts for each movement when performed on its own. Morphosis is approximately 13 minutes in duration, Transcension is approximately 17 minutes and Entropia is approximately 11 minutes. The movements will be individually available for performance after 2020.