Program in Hallgrimskirkja during Lent and and Easter 2019

Program and opening hours in Hallgrimskirkja during Lent and and Easter 2019 Palm Sunday 14th April: Open from 9am – 5pm, tower open 9am – 4:30pm. Mass at 11 am: Pastors: Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir and Sigurdur Arni Thordarson. The Motet-Choir of Hallgrimskirkja sings. Guest-choir Alumni from Clare College, Cambridge, England. Conductor Graham Ross. Organist Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Read more about Program in Hallgrimskirkja during Lent and and Easter 2019[…]

Organ Matinée

On Saturday 6th April at 12pm will Björn Steinar Sólbergsson organist perform on Hallgrímskirkja Klais Organ. Inga Harðardóttir youth co-ordinator is celebrant. The program will include works by J.S. Bach and Flor Peeters Free entrance and everybody is welcome. The program is available to download here under: 190406.Orgel-matinée Like & share:

Romantic choral and organ music Sunday 10th March at 5pm

Romantic choral and organ music The Hallgrimskirkja Motet Choir Sunday 10th March at 5pm The Hallgrímskirkja Motet Choir will perform romantic choral music by Bruckner, Mendelssohn and others. A lovely interplay of choral and organ music characterises the programme. Organ: Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Soloist: Ásta Marý Stefánsdóttir soprano Conductor: Hörður Áskelsson. Ticket price 3900 ISK. Read more about Romantic choral and organ music Sunday 10th March at 5pm[…]

Art exhibition opening – Manifestations

Art exhibition opening – Manifestations Artist: Guðrún Sigríður Haraldsdóttir Sunday 10th March at 12:15 after service A new art exhibition by Guðrún Sigríður Haraldsdóttir, in the foyer and hallways of Hallgrímskirkja. As described by the artist in summer 2018: “The pieces are addressing human existence-and how we tackle it both personally and generally. I seek Read more about Art exhibition opening – Manifestations[…]

Organ Matinée

On Saturday 2th March at 12 noon will Björn Steinar Sólbergsson play music on the Klais organ, works by J.S. Bach and Sigfrid Karg-Elert. The concert will begin with short devotion from dr. Sigurður Árni Þórðarson. Everybody is welcome – free entrance. The program is available to download here under: 190302.Orgel.Matinée Like & share:

Concert with Cantate – youthchoir of Portsmouth Cathedral

Concert in Hallgrimskirkja Saturday 23th February Cantate – Portmouth’s Cathedral youth choir Conductor: David Price. Organist: Sachin Gunga. Admission: 2.500 ISK. Tickets are sold at entrance 1hr before concert. The choir will also sing at service sunday 24th February at 11am. Like & share:

GUESTS FROM LITHUANIA/ the famous singer JURGA with Diana Enciené organ

A festive concert will be held in Hallgrímskirkja Monday February 11 2019 at 8 pm with the multi price winning famous Lithuanian singer and songwriter JURGA with DIANA ENCIENÉ organ. On the programme are works by J.S. Bach. Mozart, Händel, Jurga and more. The concert is held in cooperation with the Hallgrimskirkja Friends of the Read more about GUESTS FROM LITHUANIA/ the famous singer JURGA with Diana Enciené organ[…]

Organ Matinée

On Saturday 2th February at 12 noon will Björn Steinar Sólbergsson play music on the Klais organ, works by J.S. Bach and Camille Saint-Saëns. The concert will begin with short devotion from rev. Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir. Everybody is welcome – free entrance. The program is available to download here under: 190202.Orgel-matinée Like & share:

The world famous Requiem by Alfred Schnittke and two Icelandic premieres with Schola cantorum Sunday January 27 at 4 pm.

Schola Cantorum will perform along with an unusual chamber ensemble Requiem by Alfred Schnittke as well as Ave verum corpus and Diliges Dominum (premiere) by Sigurð Sævarsson, in Hallgrímskirkja, January 27th. at 4pm. The concert is in collaboration with the Reykjavík Dark Music Days and the Hallgrimskirkja Friends of the Arts Society. Requiem by Alfred Read more about The world famous Requiem by Alfred Schnittke and two Icelandic premieres with Schola cantorum Sunday January 27 at 4 pm.[…]