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University of Wisconsin Memorial Carillon

April 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

University of Wisconsin Memorial Carillon

Sunday, April 11, 2021, 3 pm

Lyle Anderson, University Carillonneur Emeritus

I. UW school songs
The University Hymn
On Wisconsin
Songs to Thee, Wisconsin

Preludio I, in G-Major (Matthias van den Gheyn; edited by Albert Gerken, 1997)
Today’s concert celebrates the 300th birthday of Matthias van den Gheyn, last name also written Vanden Gheyn, born April 7, 1721, in Tienen, Belgium, known for a group of eleven preludes considered the first composed music for carillon.

Preludio I –Homage to M.v.d.G. (Neil Thornock, 2018)

La lune et les étoiles [“The moon and the stars”]
(Ukrainian folksong arranged for carillon by Stéfano Colletti, 1996)

 

II. Preludium no. IX (9), in F-Major (Matthias van den Gheyn; ed. Leen ’t Hart, 1965)

Perfect Day (Lou Reed, 1972; arr. Sjoerd Tamminga, 2009)

Passing Thought No. 5 (Anthony Skilbeck, 2007)

 

III. Preludio 6, in g-minor (Matthias van den Gheyn)

Andante in D-Major (Matthias van den Gheyn; ed. Ronald Barnes, 1962)

Sweet William, from American Folksongs I (Gary White, 1986)

IV. Toccata for 42 bells (Robert Moore, 1956)

“Allegretto” for guitar (Mauro Giuliani, early 19th century)

Preludio V, in d-minor (Matthias van den Gheyn; ed. Albert Gerken, 1998)

Varsity

 

Details

Date:
April 11
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Carillon Tower
1160 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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Details

Date:
April 11
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Carillon Tower
1160 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706 United States
+ Google Map