Eydís Evensen is a classically trained pianist and a post-classical composer from the north of Iceland, now residing in New York City.
At the age of 6 she started taking piano lessons in her hometown and composed her first piece at the age of 7, later moving to Reykjavik to continue her classical education.  At the age of 19 Eydís started to travel to work around Europe, South Africa, Australia and America, taking from different musical cultures while remaining deeply influenced by the landscapes of her home.