Anna Katrin Egilstrød
The Faroese artist Anna Katrin Egilstrøð studied electronic composition at the Royal Academy of Music, Aarhus, and as a singer she has toured 25 countries with, among others, the acclaimed folktronica group Valravn. In the field of modern classical music she has performed Schönberg’s Pierrot Lunaire and Niels Rønsholdt’s song cycle Me Quitte with the renowned ensemble SCENATET. She has written music for the awarded performance ensemble Mute Comp and has released her own songs under the alias AKAT. 2016 saw the world premiere of BEINTA – a symphonic song cycle, co-composed with Allan Gravgaard Madsen.