Lunchtime concert with Schola cantorum Wednesday 28 August at 12noon

The Chamber Choir of Hallgrímskirkja, Schola cantorum will perform a Lunchtime Concert at 12 noon on Wednesday August 28. The repertoire varies from Icelandic folk songs to english songs. Hörður Áskelsson is the conductor of Schola cantorum. Ticket price is 2.700 ISK. Ticets are sold at entrance 1hr before concert and on MIDI.is. About SCHOLA Read more about Lunchtime concert with Schola cantorum Wednesday 28 August at 12noon[…]

International Organ Summer Sunday 24th August at 5pm

International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja  Sunday 25. August at 5 pm Mattias Wager organist at the Cathedral in Stockholm, Sweden Performing pieces by Oskar Lindberg, Johann Sebastian Bach, Florence B. Price, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Julius Reubke. Admission: 3000 ISK. Tickets are sold at entrance 1hr before concert and also on MIDI.is. Like & share:

International Organ Summer in Hallgrimskirkja, Thursday 22th August at 12pm

International Organ Summer Thursday 22. August at 12:00 – 12:30  Mattias Wager, organist at the Cathedral in Stockholm Sweden will perform pieces by Christina Blomkvist, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Louis Vierne. Admission: 2500 ISK. Tickets are sold at entrance 1hr before concert and on MIDI.is. Like & share:

LUNCHTIME CONCERT WEDNESDAY AUGUST 21 AT 12 NOON

The Chamber Choir of Hallgrímskirkja, Schola cantorum will give a Lunchtime Concert at 12 noon on Wednesday August 21 at Hallgrímskirkja. The repertoire varies from Icelandic folk songs to english songs. Hörður Áskelsson is the conductor of Schola cantorum. Ticket price is 2.700 ISK. Tickets are sold in the foyer 1hr before concert and also Read more about LUNCHTIME CONCERT WEDNESDAY AUGUST 21 AT 12 NOON[…]

June 10 Monday: Mass, Eternal Fire and Fountain of Love

11 AM MASS on whit Monday. Pastors Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir and Sigurður Árni Þórðarson. Organist: Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Graduale Nobili youth choir. Conductor: Þorvaldur Örn Davíðsson.  3 PM The composer Sigurður Sævarsson interviewed in Ásmundarsalur. 5 PM CLOSING CONCERT – Eternal Fire, Fountain of Love. Three cantatas for Pentecost by J.S.Bach: Erschallet, ihr Lieder (BWV Read more about June 10 Monday: Mass, Eternal Fire and Fountain of Love[…]

Pentecost – service and concert

11 AM Service. Pastors Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir and Sigurður Árni Þórðarson. J.S.Bach’s cantata O ewiges Feuer (BWV 34) David Erler countertenor, Benedikt Kristjánsson tenor, Oddur A. Jónsson bass, with the Hallgrímskirkja Motet Choir, the Hallgrímskirkja International Baroque Orchestra, and Björn Steinar Sólbergsson, organ. Conductor: Hörður Áskelsson.  All are welcome! 8 PM FESTIVAL CONCERT OF BAROQUE Read more about Pentecost – service and concert[…]

June 6th 12 AM Organ-matinée

Now you have a wonderful opportunity to spiritually prepare for the Pentecost and become immersed into the wonders of the sound of the Hallgrimskirkja. 12 AM ORGAN MATINÉE – Veni, Creator Spiritus. Björn Steinar Sólbergsson, the organist at Hallgrímskirkja, will play works for Pentecost by J.S.Bach and Duruflé. Pastor Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir will meditate on the sense Read more about June 6th 12 AM Organ-matinée[…]

June 5, 8 PM: Two trumpets and the Klais-organ

Two young Icelandic trumpet players, Jóhann Nardeau and Baldvin Oddsson, and a renowned French organist David Cassan regale the audience with baroque pomp and circumstances of the highest order. Works by Charpentier, Vivaldi ( the Seasons arr. for organ), Handel( Queen of Sheba and from “Pieces for a Musical Clock”) J.S. Bach (Triosonata no. 1) and others. Ticket: ISK 4.900 Read more about June 5, 8 PM: Two trumpets and the Klais-organ[…]

June 2nd Mass, music-talks and concert

11.00 Mass. Pastors Sigurdur Arni Thordarson and Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir. Hljómeyki will sing. Director Marta Guðrún Halldórsdóttir. Organist Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Brassband: Baldvin Oddsson, Jóhann Nardeau, Oddur Björnsson and Sigurður Þorbergsson. The Eucharist is an open one. 15.00 Music-talk in Ásmundarsalur. Halldór Hauksson talks with the composer Hafliði Hallgrímsson about the making and meaning of Read more about June 2nd Mass, music-talks and concert[…]