The Hallgrímskirkja Motet Choir

The Hallgrímskirkja Motet Choir, founded in 1982, has long been one of the leading choirs in Iceland.

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Messiah – Georg Friedrich Händel

Saturday, Dec. 7th.   Time: 18:00 Sunday, Dec. 8th.  Time: 16:00 Tickets are sold at Hallgrimskirkja and on For Advent 2019, the Hallgrímskirkja Motet Choir, the Hallgrímskirkja International Baroque Orchestra and a stunning ensemble of soloists will be performing Handel’s glorious oratorio Messiah, conducted by Hörður Áskelsson. Handel’s Messiah is considered

The oratory Mysterium by Hafliði Hallgrímsson

1st of June 2019 The festival of Sacred Arts will be held in Hallgrimskirkja during the celebration of the holy spirit at Pentecost. A highlight, with participation of the Hallgrimskirkja Motet Choir, will be the premier of the oratory Mysterium by composer Hafliði Hallgrimsson.  The oratory was commissioned by the

Romantic choral and organ music

Brahms Bruckner Mendelssohn ROMANTIC CHORAL AND ORGAN MUSIC SUNDAY MARCH 10TH AT 5 PM IN HALLGRIMSKIRKJA The Hallgrímskirkja Motet Choir performs romantic choral music by Bruckner, Mendelssohn, Brahms and others. A lovely interplay of choral and organ music with soprano soloist Ásta Marý Stefánsdóttir, who won first prize in the