Organ concert – Lára Bryndís Eggertsdóttir

Lára Bryndís Eggertsdóttir Organist, Horsens, Denmark Music by: GADE, PÁL ÍSÓLFSSON, GRIEG, MENDELSSOHN OG WIDOR Lára Bryndís Eggertsdóttir began her piano studies at a very young age, and at the age of 14, she began playing in services at Langholtskirkja, a parish church in Reykjavík. In 2002, she completed her soloist diploma from the National Church Read more about Organ concert – Lára Bryndís Eggertsdóttir[…]

Feast of Hymns on Reykjavík Cultural Night

FEAST OF HYMNS- HALLGRIMSKIRKJA REYKJAVIK CULTURAL NIGHT  AUGUST 19th 3-9 PM   On Reykjavík Cultural Night, Saturday August 19, there is an ongoing concert in Hallgrimskirkja between 15.00 and 21.00. Among others is a premiere of 6 new Icelandic hymns, 5 choirs will perform various programs and the great Klais organ will be played solo and with guitar, cello and Read more about Feast of Hymns on Reykjavík Cultural Night[…]

Organ concert – Sólveig Anna Aradóttir

Sólveig Anna Aradóttir Music by: N. Bruhns, J. Pachelbel, Jón Nordal Sólveig Anna Aradóttir studied piano under the guidance of Nína Margrét Grímsdóttir. Sólveig sang in a children’s choir in Kársnesskóli under the guidance of Þórunn Björnsdóttir and later in Hamrahlíðarkórinn under the guidance of Þorgerður Ingólfsdóttir, currently she sings with Sönghópurinn við Tjörnina. These Read more about Organ concert – Sólveig Anna Aradóttir[…]

Schola cantorum concert on Wednesday

SCHOLA CANTORUM CHAMBER CHOIR OF HALLGRÍMSKIRKJA LUNCHTIME CONCERTS WEDNESDAYS AT 12 NOON June 21 – August 31 Hallgrímskirkja houses two of the very best choirs in Iceland and Schola Cantorum is the church’s multiple prize-winning chamber choir, founded in 1996 by its conductor Hörður Áskelsson. Schola cantorum was awarded the “Performer of the Year 2016” Read more about Schola cantorum concert on Wednesday[…]

Organ concerts – Thomas Scheehan

Thomas Sheehan Organist at the  HARVARD MEMORIAL CHURCH BOSTON Saturday August 12th 2017 at 12 noon Sunday August 13th 2017 at 5 pm   Thomas Sheehan is the Associate University Organist and Choirmaster at the Memorial Church at Harvard University and the Teaching Fellow and Accompanist for the Harvard Glee Club. Prior to these positions, he served on Read more about Organ concerts – Thomas Scheehan[…]

Concert next Thursday 10th at 12 pm

Þórir Jóhannsson Double Bassist, Reykjavík & Eyþór Ingi Jónsson organist, Akureyrarkirkja Thursday August 10th 12 noon Music by:G.F. Handel, Z. Kodály, Karólína Eiríksdóttir, Gísli Jóhann Grétarsson (Premiere), M. Bruch. Double bassist Þórir Jóhannsson received his Post Graduate Diploma from the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, England in 1992. He freelanced as a musician Read more about Concert next Thursday 10th at 12 pm[…]

Schola cantorum concert on Wednesday

SCHOLA CANTORUM CHAMBER CHOIR OF HALLGRÍMSKIRKJA LUNCHTIME CONCERTS WEDNESDAYS AT 12 NOON June 21 – August 31 Hallgrímskirkja houses two of the very best choirs in Iceland and Schola Cantorum is the church’s multiple prize-winning chamber choir, founded in 1996 by its conductor Hörður Áskelsson. Schola cantorum was awarded the “Performer of the Year 2016” Read more about Schola cantorum concert on Wednesday[…]

Organ concert – Bine Katrine Bryndorf

Bine Katrine Bryndorf Concert organist, Fredriksborg Palace, Denmark. Music by: G. Muffat, C.P.E. Bach, Buxtehude, J. Brahms, J.S. Bach (Passaclia), M. Weckmann, M. Radelescu. Bine Katrine Bryndorf is Castle Organist at Frederiksborg Castle in Hillerød, 40 km North of Copenhagen. She is also Visiting Professor at the Royal Academy of Music in London and teaches Read more about Organ concert – Bine Katrine Bryndorf[…]

Organ concert – Franz Gunthner

Franz Gunthner Organist Lutkirck, Germany Thursday August 3th 12 noon Music by: J.S.Bach, Vierne, Dubois, Guillmant.    Since November 2011 Franz Günthner has worked for the Rottenburg-Stuttgart diocese as the regional cantor in the Region Allgäu, Oberschwaben and Bodensee as organist in the St. Martin Church in Leutkirch. Franz graduated from the Hochschule für Kath. Read more about Organ concert – Franz Gunthner[…]