Mattias Kapnas (FO)
MATTIAS KAPNAS (piano)
Mattias Kapnas is a classical pianist who also plays a wide range of contemporary music. Mattias took his master’s degree at the Royal Danish Academy of Music, where one of his focuses was Faroese piano music. In 2017 he released his first record as a soloist with music by Faroese composer Kristian Blak. This year his second record will be released with music by Pauli í Sandagerði. Mattias lives in Sandavágur and in addition to working in a variety of musical projects he plays concerts regularly in the Faroe Islands and abroad, as a soloist, and in other musical combinations. In light of the record release, the programme for Mattias’ concerts in Summartónar 2022 will exclusively feature music by Faroese composer Pauli Í Sandagerði.