Einar Sverrir Tryggvason was born in Reykjavík, Iceland in February 1988. He studied the piano at an early age, but soon turned his focus towards composition, primarily for film.
He graduated with honours with a Bachelor's Degree in Film Composition from Iceland Academy of the Arts in 2011 where he studied under the guidance of Hróðmar I. Sigurbjörnsson and Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson. He is currently studying for a Masters degree in Composing for Film at Conservatorium van Amsterdam with Jurre Haanstra.
His body of work includes a full feature documentary, several award winning short films and two highly acclaimed Icelandic TV series.