HIGH MASS & LUTHER AND BACH: SERVICE
October 29th – Sunday
HIGH MASS – 343rd Anniversary of Hallgrímur Pétursson 11 am
Hallgrímskirkja´s pastors Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir and dr. Sigurður Árni Þórðarson lead the service. Hallgrímskirkja Motet Choir, Björn Steinar Sólbergsson, organ, Oddur A. Jónsson bass and Inga Rós Ingólfsdóttir, cello. Director: Hörður Áskelsson. Children’s participation under supervision of Inga Harðardóttir.
LUTHER AND BACH: Cantata-SERVICE 5 pm
The Lutheran Cantata “Christ unser Herr zum Jordan kam BWV 7” for three soloists, choir and orchestra will be performed along with some hymn arrangements, opening choir from “Aus tiefer Not ruf ich zu dir” BWV 48 and “Kyrie” from Lutheran Mass in F-Major by J. S. Bach.
Hallgrímskirkja Motet Choir, Hallgrímskirkja Chamber Orchestra, Auður Guðjohnsen alto, Benedikt Kristjánsson tenor, Oddur A. Jónsson bass. Director: Hörður Áskelsson. Pastors: Dr. Sigurður Árni Þórðarson and Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir. Sermon by Kristján Valur Ingólfsson Bishop, Skálholt Cathedral. Organist: Björn Steinar Sólbergsson.
Everybody is welcome.