Experimental composerHildur Guðnadóttirhas wonthe Hyundai Nordic Music Prize 2019for hersoundtrack to the HBO seriesChernobyl. She took home the award over Pom Poko, Jenny Wilson, and others. Hildur follows previous Nordic Music Prize winners Robyn (2018), Susanne Sundfør (2017), and Jenny Hval (2016).
Hildur Guðnadóttir had a breakout year in 2019. In addition to releasing herChernobylscore, she contributed to SUNN O)))’sLife MetalandPyroclastsand also scoredJoker. Hildur’sJokerwork earned herBest Original Score at the OscarsandGolden Globes.
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