Orgel Matinée

Orgel Matinée Saturday 7th December at 1pm Björn Steinar Sólbergsson will play music on the Klais organ, works by J.S. Bach and Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy. Erla Rut Káradóttir will perform on the choir organ. The concert will begin with short devotion from dr. Sigurður Árni Þórðarson. Everybody is welcome – free entrance. The program is Read more about Orgel Matinée[…]

Motet Choir performing Handel’s glorious oratorio Messiah: Saturday 7. December at 18:00 and Sunday 8.December at 16:00

For Advent 2019, the Hallgrímskirkja Motet Choir, the Hallgrímskirkja International Baroque Orchestra and a stunning ensemble of soloists will be, conducted by Hörður Áskelsson. Handel’s Messiah is considered to be one of his most important compositions and indeed one of history’s greatest. A live performance of Messiah is always a festive event which no music Read more about Motet Choir performing Handel’s glorious oratorio Messiah: Saturday 7. December at 18:00 and Sunday 8.December at 16:00[…]

Legacy – Art exhibition opening by Guðrún A. Tryggvadóttir

After the festive Sunday service there will be art exhibition opening in the foyer at 12:15. Guðrún A. Tryggvadóttir will open her exhibition called Legacy and the exhibition will stand to 1st of March 2020. Free entrance and everybody is welcome.   Like & share:

Polyphonic music from the Renaissance to the Romantic era Saturday 16th @ 2 pm

The Choir and Camerata of the Iceland University of the Arts (IUA), and other instrumental and vocal students from the IUA will perform polyphonic music from the Renaissance to the Romantic era. The programme consists of pieces by Barbara Strozzi, Claudio Monteverdi, Thomas Morley, William Lawes, Clara Schumann, Johannes Brahms and Johann Sebastian Bach amongst Read more about Polyphonic music from the Renaissance to the Romantic era Saturday 16th @ 2 pm[…]

In Paradisum

Sunday 10th November at 5pm In Paradisum is the title of this year‘s annual All Saints concert by Schola Cantorum Chamber Choir in Hallgrím‘s Church. The title comes from one of the texts of the Requiem mass. In the concert, the choir will perform a diverse collection of religious compositions and arrangements by Icelandic and Read more about In Paradisum[…]

Orgel Matinée

Orgel Matinée Saturday 28. september at 12noon Björn Steinar Sólbergsson will play music on the Klais organ, works by J.S. Bach and Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy. The concert will begin with short devotion from dr. Sigurður Árni Þórðarson. Everybody is welcome – free entrance. The program is available to download here under: 191102.Orgelmatinée Like & share:

Lunchtime concert with Schola cantorum Wednesday 28 August at 12noon

The Chamber Choir of Hallgrímskirkja, Schola cantorum will perform a Lunchtime Concert at 12 noon on Wednesday August 28. The repertoire varies from Icelandic folk songs to english songs. Hörður Áskelsson is the conductor of Schola cantorum. Ticket price is 2.700 ISK. Ticets are sold at entrance 1hr before concert and on MIDI.is. About SCHOLA Read more about Lunchtime concert with Schola cantorum Wednesday 28 August at 12noon[…]

International Organ Summer Sunday 24th August at 5pm

International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja  Sunday 25. August at 5 pm Mattias Wager organist at the Cathedral in Stockholm, Sweden Performing pieces by Oskar Lindberg, Johann Sebastian Bach, Florence B. Price, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Julius Reubke. Admission: 3000 ISK. Tickets are sold at entrance 1hr before concert and also on MIDI.is. Like & share:

International Organ Summer in Hallgrimskirkja, Thursday 22th August at 12pm

International Organ Summer Thursday 22. August at 12:00 – 12:30  Mattias Wager, organist at the Cathedral in Stockholm Sweden will perform pieces by Christina Blomkvist, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Louis Vierne. Admission: 2500 ISK. Tickets are sold at entrance 1hr before concert and on MIDI.is. Like & share: