Los Angeles Children’s Chorus in Hallgrímskirkja tonight, Monday July 2nd at 8 pm

    Los Angeles Children’s Chorus is a guest performer in the International Organ Summer concert series in Hallgrímskirkja this summer, and performs a concert tonight, Monday July 2nd at 8 pm.  Admission is 2500 ISK and tickets are sold by the entrance and on midi.is. Free admission for children. Los Angeles Children’s Chorus, widely Read more about Los Angeles Children’s Chorus in Hallgrímskirkja tonight, Monday July 2nd at 8 pm[…]

Irena Chřibková organ concert Sunday July 1st at 5 pm

Irena Chřibková plays her second concert on Hallgrímskirkja’s International Organ Summer on Sunday July 1st at 5 pm. The concert will be a one hour feast for the ears as Chřibková plays works by Balbastre, Mac-Master, Josef Suk, Petr Eben in addition to Toccata and fugue in d-minor by Bach og Fantasia on the Symphonic poem Vyšehrad (Upper castle) by Josef Read more about Irena Chřibková organ concert Sunday July 1st at 5 pm[…]

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[…]