FESTIVE OPENING – June 1

June 1 Saturday

3 PM FESTIVE OPENING – free entrance- all are welcome!

Performers: The organ virtuous Isabelle Demers. Jóhann Nardeau and

Baldvin Oddsson trumpets with Björn Steinar Sólbergsson organ. Carillon concert in and outside the church.

3:30 PM OPENING OF FINNBOGI PÉTURSSON’s art exhibition in Hallgrímskirkja and Ásmundarsalur.

5 PM OPENING CONCERT – PREMIÉRE- MYSTERIUM, new oratorio by Hafliði Hallgrímsson. Performers: The Hallgrimskirkja Motet Choir, Schola cantorum, Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir soprano, Hanna Dóra Sturludóttir alto, Elmar Gilbertsson tenor, Oddur A. Jónsson bass and Hallgrimskirkja Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Hörður Áskelsson.

Isabelle Demers consert organist plays from O. Messiaen’s L ́Ascension at the beginning of the concert. Admission: 6.900 ISK.