jòhann gunnarsson

Is train from jazz background and comes from the Avant-garde [jazz-rock] scene in Reykjavik ,his music journey started at the age 0f 12 & 17 years old he was playing  as an session player touring in Europe and Scandinavia.  

 Jóhann then took long break from all music but was secretly playing and developing new languages and finding his tone ,at that time he'd moved to England for studying Violin making and then turned back to music 8 years later for more study at the bass and composition, music that attracts and influence him is based on texture of sounds.

His music has gained quite a notable reputation for their solo career and collaborations is always building towards new sounds adding more repertoire understanding  of sound signature style that is instantly recognizable and is becoming a sound that others are beginning to emulate and becoming increasingly heard on a national platforms, their career is at an important crossroads that could see them burst onto the international charts performing music that speaks to fans across the musical community.


In the last years collaborated with many great musician on his Album [When the Birds starts to Sing] 

Arve Henriksen, Derya Türkan , Arslan Hazreti .


 [Songs For Albinos]     Thomas Morgan , joseph Branciforte & Jozef Dumoul 


Working with string Ensembles & jazz Orchestras in many different contexts, bands and projects, ranging from

  • work with  Vincent Segal  & Guo Gan.     Volkan  Ergen, Jóel Pálsson& Ari Bragi,  ÞórdísGerdur  jónssdóttir, HallvarðurÁsgeirsson ,Helgi Harr.   Florian Sighartner ,Carles Muñoz Camarero ,Alexander  Yannilo,Bang Gang, Stolía,Arnar Gislason ,Bardi ,Ampop & Early Groovers 

Michael Fischer Orchestra And Many More