June 8th, Saturday: Evensong, bells, organ music and computers

5 PM EVENSONG Pastor Kristján Valur Ingólfsson. J.S.Bach cantata Bleib bei uns (BWV 6). David Erler countertenor, Benedikt Kristjánsson tenor, Oddur A. Jónsson bass, Schola Cantorum and the Hallgrímskirkja International Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Hörður Áskelsson. No entrance free.

5:50 PM – Bells of Hallgrimskirkja. Carillon.

6 PM – Carillon and bells of Hallgrímskirkja inside and out, including in Ásmundarsalur as part of the Finnbogi Pétursson’s exhibition.

21:00 COMPUTERS, KLAIS AND CARILLON

Curator: Guðmundur Vignir Karlsson. The Klais-organ and carillon of Hallgrímskirkja join forces with computer technology. A selection of songs have been composed for the MIDI-equipped organ. Composers: Ingi Garðar Erlendsson, Gunnar Andreas Kristinsson, Ragnhildur Gísladóttir, Sveinn Ingi Reynisson, Guðmundur Vignir Karlsson, Hlynur Aðils Vilmarsson and Halldór Eldjárn. Free admission.

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