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, and at the age of 14, she began playing in services
at Langholtskirkja, a parish church in Reykjavík. In 2002 she
completed her soloist diploma from the National Church School
of Music under the guidance of Hörður Áskelsson. Lára Bryndís
Eggertsdóttir has recently moved back to Iceland after living in
Denmark for 10 years where she pursued further studies (Cand.
Mus.) at the Aarhus Royal Academy of Music with Prof Ulrik
Spang-Hanssen as principal organ teacher. The past 5 years she
held the position of organist at Sønderbro Church in Horsens
and has also been the principal harpsichordist of the professional
baroque ensemble BaroqueAros in Aarhus.