Orgel Matinée

Orgel Matinée Saturday 7th March at 12noon Björn Steinar Sólbergsson will play music on the Klais organ, works by Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy and Johann Sebastian Bach. The concert will begin with short devotion from rev. Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir. Everybody is welcome – free entrance. The program is available to download here under: 200307.Orgel-matinée Like & Read more about Orgel Matinée[…]

J. S. Bach’s St John Passion for tenor-soloist, harpsichord, organ and percussion.

J.S. Bach’s St John Passion for tenor-soloist, harpsichord, organ and percussion. Wednesday 4th of March at 8 pm Bach’s St John Passion will be performed by three exceptional musicians and with audience participation. This unique performance style of the St John Passion has been a huge hit in Germany and the Netherlands. Benedikt Kristjánsson tenor Read more about J. S. Bach’s St John Passion for tenor-soloist, harpsichord, organ and percussion.[…]

Organ concert in collaboration with Reykjavik Winter Lighs festival

Friday 7th February at 8pm Organist Kristján Hrannar Pálsson performs for the first time his piece: +2,0°C on Hallgrimskirkja’s Klais organ. Speaker in beginning of concert: Andri Snær Magnason, writer and poet. This event is in collaboration with Reykjavik Winter Lights festival. Admission: 2.500 ISK and the fee goes to charity. Ticket’s are sold on TIX.is. Like & Read more about Organ concert in collaboration with Reykjavik Winter Lighs festival[…]

Orgel Matinée

Orgel Matinée Saturday 1st February at 12noon Björn Steinar Sólbergsson will play music on the Klais organ, works by Dietrich Buxtehude and Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy. The concert will begin with short devotion from rev. Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir. Everybody is welcome – free entrance. The program is available to download here under:   Like & share:

Festive Sounds at New Years Eve!

Festive music for 2 trumpets and organ.  Monday December 30th at 8 pm Tuesday December 31st at 4 pm The highly popular New Years event returns with festive music for two trumpets and organ. Two exceptional young Icelandic trumpetplayers visit from New York and Paris to start the New Year festivities with the Klais organ. Performers: Read more about Festive Sounds at New Years Eve![…]

CHRISTMAS CONCERTO AT NOON WITH SCHOLA CANTORUM

The chamber choir Schola cantorum performs diverse choral and christmas music. Friday December 20th at 12pm. Performers: SCHOLA CANTORUM. Conductor: Hörður Áskelsson. Soloists from the choir: Hildigunnur Einarsdóttir alto, Þorsteinn Freyr Sigurðsson tenor og Thelma Hrönn Sigurdórsdóttir soprano. Hot chocolate after the concert. Admission: 3000 ISK., discount for students, disabled and members of the Friends’ of the Read more about CHRISTMAS CONCERTO AT NOON WITH SCHOLA CANTORUM[…]

Christmas concert with Schola cantorum – Free entrance

Sunday 15th December at 2pm will chamber choir Schola cantorum hold a Christmas concert in Hallgrimskirkja. Conductor is Hörður Áskelsson. The concert will be radiobroadcasted on Channel 1 in Iceland and on every major radiostation across Europe. Free entrance and everybody is welcome.   Like & share:

Advent concerts with The Reykjavik Male choir

KARLAKÓR REYKJAVÍKUR – ADVENT CONCERT  Karlakór Reykjavíkur (The Reykjavik Male Choir) will hold its annual advent concerts in Hallgrímskirkja, one of Reykjavik´s most picturesque landmarks, as follows: Saturday, December 14th at 5pm Sunday, December 15th at 5pm and 8pm. A very special guest for these concerts is Sigrún Pálmadóttir soprano. This elegant artist has played Read more about Advent concerts with The Reykjavik Male choir[…]