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.