Irena Chřibková organconcert Saturday June 30th at 12 noon

Saturday June 30th at 12 noon the internationally recognized Irena Chřibková from the Czech Republic, main organist at Basilica of St. James (Bazilica sv. Jakuba) in Prague plays Hallgrimskirkja’s Klaisorgan. Chřibková plays pieces by Bernando Storace, Jean-Marie Plum, Concert í h-minor eftir Walther and Marche religieuse by Guilmant which is based on the oratoria Messiah by Handel. Admission Read more about Irena Chřibková organconcert Saturday June 30th at 12 noon[…]

Organ concert Thursday June 28th at 12 noon

On Thursday June 28th at 12 noon Elísabet Þórðardóttir, organist in Kálfatjarnarkirkja, (Vogar Vatnsleysuströnd) plays the Klaisorgan in Hallgrímskirkja. The program includes the wonderful 5th organsonata by Mendelssohn, the well-known Andate cantabile by Widor as well as pieces by Gigout and Vierne (Carillon de Westminister). Admission is 2.000 ISK.  Elísabet Þórðardóttir studied the piano and Read more about Organ concert Thursday June 28th at 12 noon[…]

Lunchtime concert: Schola cantorum, Wednesday June 27th at 12 noon

Schola cantorum, Hallgrímskirkja’s chamber choir, performs their second concert this summer on Wednesday June 27th 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 Lunchtime concert: Schola cantorum, Wednesday June 27th at 12 noon[…]

Service on Pentecost

Pentecost service and Sunday school Sunday May 20th, 11 am The pastors are reverend Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir and reverend Sigurður Árni Þórðarson. Members from the Motet choir sing. Conductor is Hörður Áskellsson. Organist is Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Sunday school is lead by Inga Harðardóttir. The service is broadcasted on the radio. After the service the opening of Read more about Service on Pentecost[…]