To the Lighthouse

Iceland really does have a lot of lighthouses and I have visited a lot of them. My wife has a rather snazzy collection of T-shirts featuring 1st edition book covers. As we toured Iceland I became quite enamoured with her T-shirt of Virginia Woolf’s book, To the Lighthouse. The more I thought about the book,… Continue Reading


In Winter, I Collapse

People sometimes assume that Iceland is covered in snow and ice all year round because of its name. Depending on where you are, this isn’t the case for most of the year. However when the winter does come, the snow and ice often come in abundance and it’s cold and dark for most of the… Continue Reading


Morning Frost

In the morning when the sun rises and the darkness retreats the ice from the morning frost has often staked its claim to the land, albeit usually temporarily. Morning Frost – Instrumental Ambient Music Video, featuring the beautiful landscapes of Iceland. Written, performed & produced by Stephen Caulfield. Taken from the album, To the Lighthouse.… Continue Reading


Field of View

Someone once told me that that Icelanders say, ‘You see the land’ in Iceland because there aren’t all that many trees, and so you can always see the landscapes wherever you are. Field of View – Instrumental Ambient Music Video, featuring the beautiful landscapes of Iceland. Written, performed & produced by Stephen Caulfield. Taken from… Continue Reading


There’s a Storm Coming In

In Iceland the weather can change very quickly and can go from beautiful sunshine to a rainstorm and back again in a matter of minutes. There is a saying in Iceland, ‘If you don’t like the weather, just wait five minutes!’ and I feel I fully understand that now. There’s a Storm Coming In –… Continue Reading


Make the Call

It was a long drive for many hours up a dead end road to get to Djúpavík, but it was well worth it. It’s a remote and desolate location, but the people there were so warm and welcoming. I can’t wait to go back there again someday. Make the Call – Piano Instrumental Music Video,… Continue Reading


Lava Fields

I found the Icelandic landscape to be particularly inspiring when making the music for To the Lighthouse. In the specific case of this song – the way that the land meets the sea and the rhythm and relationship between the two. Lava Fields – Instrumental Contemporary Classical Music Video, featuring the beautiful landscapes of Iceland.… Continue Reading