J.S. BACH: CHRISTMAS ORATORIO

J.S. BACH: CHRISTMAS ORATORIO I-III BWV 248 December 29th and 30th 2016 IN CELEBRATION OF SCHOLA CANTORUM’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY Thursday December 29th at 8.00 pm Friday December 30th at 5.00 pm Along with The Hallgrímskirkja International Baroque Orchestra Concertmaster: Tuomo Suni Soloists:  Thelma Hrönn Sigurdórsdóttir soprano                    Hildigunnur Einarsdóttir alto               Read more about J.S. BACH: CHRISTMAS ORATORIO[…]

Christmas Carols

December 11th at 2pm festival of nine lessons and carols. Ministers will be Dr. Sigurður Árni Þórðarson and rev. Bjarni Þór Bjarnason. The Motet Choir sings. Hörður Áskelsson is the conductor and the organist. The “Nine Lessons and Carlos” service was first organized at Hallgrímskirkja in the 1980’s, in collaboration with the British Embassy and Read more about Christmas Carols[…]

Hallgrímskirkja 30 years inauguration anniversary concerts

Hallgrímskirkja 30 years inauguration anniversary concerts October 29th at 7pm and October 30th at 5pm Triumphant trumpets and thundering timpani will join the glorious orchestral tones of the International Baroque Orchestra of Hallgrímskirkja (previously of Den Haag) and the rapturous singing of the Hallgrímskirkja Motet Choir during celebratory performances of Charpentiers’s Fanfare and Te Deum Read more about Hallgrímskirkja 30 years inauguration anniversary concerts[…]