CHRISTMAS AT LUNCHTIME WITH SCHOLA CANTORUM
Friday December 1 at 12 noon
Friday December 8 at 12 noon
Friday December 15 at 12 noon.
The outstanding chamber choir of Hallgrimskirkja performs beautiful advent- and Christmas music.
Conductor Hörður Áskelsson.
Admission ISK 2500.
THE MOTET CHOIR OF HALLGRIMSKIRKJA ANNUAL CHRISTMAS CONCERT ” O MAGNUM MYSTERIUM”
Saturday December 9 at 5 pm
Sunday December 10 at 5 pm
The Motet Choir of Hallgrímskirkja has for years brought joy to the people of Iceland during Christmas and the choir‘s annual Christmas concerts are a true highlight of the diverse array of christmas and advent concerts in Reykjavík in December.
Performers: The Hallgrimskirkja Motet Choir, Elmar Gilbertsson tenor, “Male Singer of the Year” at the Icelandic Music Award 2016,
Björn Steinar Sólbergsson organist at Hallgrimskirkja. Conductor Hörður Áskelsson, Music Director of Hallgrímskirkja. Admission: ISK 5.900/4.900.
THE KLAIS ORGAN 25TH ANNIVERSARY
Wednesday December 13 at 8 pm
Organ concert with both Hallgrimskirkja organists to celebrate the Klais organ inaugurated on Dec 13th 1992.
Björn Steinar Sólbergsson and Hörður Áskelsson organists at Hallgrímskirkja play at the magnificent Klais organ of Hallgrímskirkja. FREE ADMISSION.
FESTIVE SOUNDS AT NEW YEARS EVE!
December 30, Saturday 4.30 pm (EXTRA CONCERT)
December 31, New Years Eve 4.30 pm
Festive music for three trumpets, timpany and organ. Famous works by J.S.Bach ( Toccata and fuge in d- minor), Albinoni ( Adagio), Charpentier and more.
Eiríkur Örn Pálsson, Einar St. Jónsson and Baldvin Oddsson trumpets, Eggert Pálsson timpany and , Hörður Áskelsson organist at Hallgrimskirkja. The New Years mood is set by the Festive Sounds of the long time musical partners, and this concert is hugely popular as it has been performed for a full house on the last night of the year since the inauguration of the Klais organ in 1992.
Admission 4.500 ISK.
Ticket sale at Hallgrímskirkja, tel. 510 1000 and online on MIDI.IS