Thierry Mechler in concert as part of the International Organ Summer, Sunday July 29th at 5 pm

In his second concert, Sunday July 29th at 5 pm, Thierry Mechler, organist of The Cologne Philharmonic in Germany, plays works by Rameau, Fauré, Ravel, Satie, Poulenc, Dutilleux, Debussy and himself. Admission is 2500 ISK. Tickets may be purchased in Hallgrímskirkja one hour before the concert and online on midi.is.     Thierry Mechler was born in Read more about Thierry Mechler in concert as part of the International Organ Summer, Sunday July 29th at 5 pm[…]

Thierry Mechler in organconcert Saturday July 28th at 12 noon

On Saturday July 28th at 12 noon, the French organist and composer Thierry Mechler plays works by Boëly and himself along with the Goldberg variations by Bach. Mechler is the organist of The Cologne Philharmonic in Germany and is also a organprofessor in the same city. Admission is 2000 ISK. Tickets may be purchased in Hallgrímskirkja one Read more about Thierry Mechler in organconcert Saturday July 28th at 12 noon[…]

Lára Bryndís Eggertsdóttir in organconcert Thursday July 26th at 12 noon

Thursday July 26th at 12 noon, one of Iceland’s leading organist, Lára Bryndís Eggertsdóttir plays Hallgrímskirkja’s Klaisorgan. Lára performs works by G. Pierné and Bedirch Smetana (Moldau). Admission is 2000 ISK. Tickets may be purchased in Hallgrímskirkja one hour before the concerts or online on midi.is Lára Bryndís Eggertsdóttir began her piano studies at a very young age, Read more about Lára Bryndís Eggertsdóttir in organconcert Thursday July 26th at 12 noon[…]

Schola cantorum choir concert, Wednesday July 25th at 12 noon

On Wednesday 25th of July at 12 noon, Schola cantorum, Hallgrímskirkja’s chamber choir performes as part of the International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja. The concert includes Icelandic and foreign works by Jón Nordal, Sigvaldi Kaldalóns, Händel, Byrd, Sigurður Sævarsson and Hjálmar H. Ragnarsson. The conductor is Hörður Áskelsson, cantor of Hallgrímskirkja. After the concert, guests are Read more about Schola cantorum choir concert, Wednesday July 25th at 12 noon[…]

Schola Cantorum lunchtime concert cancelled on Wednesday July 18th

Wednesday July 18th Schola Cantorum, Hallgrímskirkja’s chamber choir will sing in Þingvellir because of the Centenary of Icelandic independence and sovereignty. The programme in Þingvellir will be broadcast live on ww.ruv.is. Schola Cantorum’s weekly lunchtime concert will thus be cancelled due to this occation. Like & share:

Loreto Aramedi organ concert Sunday July 15th at 5 pm

In her second concert on Sunday July 15th at 5 pm Loreto Aramedi plays works by Buxtehude, Rachmaninoff, Saint-Saëns, Fauré, Cabanilles, Tournemire along with Litanies by Jehan Alain and Funérailles by Liszt. Admission is 2.500 ISK. Tickets can be purchased in Hallgrímskirkja one hour before the concert and on midi.is. Loreto Aramenti is currently professor at the Read more about Loreto Aramedi organ concert Sunday July 15th at 5 pm[…]

Loreto Aramedi organ concert Saturday July 14th at 12 noon

Saturday July 14th at 12 noon, Loreto Aramendi, the head organist of the famous Cavaillé-Coll organ in the Basilique of Santa Maria Del Coro in San Sebastian in Spain, plays works by Bach, Ligeti, Cabanilles, Duruflé along with the Pilgrim’s chorus by Wagner from Tannhäuser which Franz Liszt arranged for the organ. Admission is 2.000 Read more about Loreto Aramedi organ concert Saturday July 14th at 12 noon[…]

Steingrímur Þórhallsson and Pamela De Sensi play the organ and flute in a concert Thursday July 12th at 12 noon

Thursday July 12th at 12 noon flute player Pamela De Sensi and Steingrímur Þórhallsson, organist in Neskirkja in Reykjavík play recent works by Steingrímur himself, for the concert flute, the alto flute, the bass flute, the contrabass flute and organ. The program includes one première. Admission is 2000 ISK. Tickets are sold one hour before the concert in Read more about Steingrímur Þórhallsson and Pamela De Sensi play the organ and flute in a concert Thursday July 12th at 12 noon[…]

Schola Cantorum choir concert Wednesday 11th of July at 12 noon

Schola cantorum, Hallgrímskirkja’s chamber choir, performs their fourth concert this summer on Wednesday July 11th at 12 noon, as part of the International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja. The concert includes pieces by Jón Nordal, Sigvaldi Kaldalóns, Byrd, Mendelssohn, Sigurður Sævarsson, Bruckner and Händel as well as traditional Icelandic music. After the concert, guests are invited to Read more about Schola Cantorum choir concert Wednesday 11th of July at 12 noon[…]

Worship on Sunday July 8th at 11 am

Sunday Service Sunday July 8th at 11 am   The pastor is revernd Sigurður Árni Þórðarson. Members from the Motet choir sing. Organist is Lára Bryndís Eggertsdóttir Readings: Isaiah 43.1-2,5. Romans 6.3-11. Gosphel: Matthew 28.18-20 Isaiah Like & share: