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[…]

Winfried Böning organ concert Sunday July 8th at 5 pm

This weekend, the International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja brings you the world renowned organist Winfried Böning. Böning is the Titular organist of Cologne Cathedral in Germany, one of the most sought after placement for an organist in the world. On Sunday July 8th at 5 pm Böning plays works by Karg-Elert, Widor, Chaconne in D minor by Bach Read more about Winfried Böning organ concert Sunday July 8th at 5 pm[…]

Winfried Bönig organ concert Saturday July 7th at 12 noon

This weekend, the International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja brings you the world renowned organist Winfried Böning. Böning is the Titular organist of Cologne Cathedral in Germany, one of the most sought after placement for an organist in the world. On Saturday July 7th at 12 noon Böning plays works by Vierne and Herbert Howells along with Bach’s Read more about Winfried Bönig organ concert Saturday July 7th at 12 noon[…]