May
24
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert and Tower Tour

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday Lunchtime concerts happen through November 22.


George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur

Program
I
Matthias van den Gheyn (1711-1785)

Preludio No. 5 for carillon

II
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

arr. T. Rusterholz
Sheep May Safely Graze from Cantata 208


III
Ryan Charles Ramer

Zenith Point (2018)
“For George Leggiero and the McGaffin Carillon”

IV
Three English Folksongs for Spring

arr. L. ‘t Hart
Gather ye rose-buds while you may
As I went out one May morning
The English Country Garden


V
Johan Franco (1908-1988)

Toccata No. 10
for carillon

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The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the tower including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

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May
31
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert and Tower Tour

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday Lunchtime concerts happen through November 22.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur

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The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

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May
17
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert and Tower Tour

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday Lunchtime concerts happen through November 22.

David Hunsberger, Guest Carillonneur

Friday, May 17, 2019, 12:15 p.m.

Program

I
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
arr. Ronald Barnes
Prelude & Fugue in E-flat for Lautenwerk (S. 998)


II
Henk Badings (1907-1987)
Suite #2 (1951)
Toccata Octofonica
Aria Hexafonica
Rondo giocoso

III
Charles Gounod (1818-1893)
arr. Mr. Hunsberger
Ballet music from Faust
1. Allegretto; Mouvement de valse
3. Allegretto
6. Allegretto

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The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.


2019 Concerts are presented with the generous support
of the citizens of Cuyahoga county through Cuyahoga Arts and Culture


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May
10
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert and Tower Tour

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday Lunchtime concerts happen through November 22.

Patrick Macoska, Guest Carillonneur

Program
Of Spring Time and Flowers…..

I
W. A. Mozart (1756-1791)
arr. L. ‘t Hart
Alleluia

II

Joe Burke (1884-1950)
Tiptoe Through the Tulips

III
Edward McDowell (1860-1908)
arr. M. Myhre
To a Wild Rose

IV
Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
Frühlingslied (Spring Song)

V

Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
arr. M. van der Kniff
Des Mullers Blumen (The Miller’s Flower)

VI
Koen Cosaert (1963- )
(current director of the Royal Carillon School “Jef Denyn” in Mechelen, Belgium)
Music for an Early Spring Morning
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May
5
11:00 PM23:00

Special Carillon Concert

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22.

Patrick Macoska, Guest Carillonneur
Friday, May 5, 2019, 11:00 p.m.


Program
A Mostly Dutch Program
In honor of Dutch Remembrance Day (May 4) and Liberation Day (May 5)


I
Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)
arr. A. Abbenes
The Four Seasons: Spring
Allegro
Largo
Allegro

II
Leen ‘t Hart (1920-1992)
Intermezzo II (voor Delft)
Five Short Pieces: Dancing Bells

III
Henk Badings (1907-1987)
Aria Hexafonica

IV
Sjef van Balkom(1907-2004)
Sonatine II for Carillon- Andante

V
Johan Franco (1908-1988)
Toccata 10

VI
Traditional
Wilhelmus van Nassouwe
(Dutch National Anthem)



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The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

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May
3
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert and Tower Tour

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22.

Patrick Macoska, Guest Carillonneur
Friday, May 3, 2019, 12:15 p.m.


Program
A Mostly Dutch Program
In honor of Dutch Remembrance Day (May 4) and Liberation Day (May 5)


I
Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)
arr. A. Abbenes
The Four Seasons: Spring
Allegro
Largo
Allegro

II
Leen ‘t Hart (1920-1992)
Intermezzo II (voor Delft)
Five Short Pieces: Dancing Bells

III
Henk Badings (1907-1987)
Aria Hexafonica

IV
Sjef van Balkom(1907-2004)
Sonatine II for Carillon- Andante

V
Johan Franco (1908-1988)
Toccata 10

 Before each selection, a bell will toll the program number
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The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

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Apr
26
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert and Tour

A Lunchtime carillon concert.
Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur
Friday, April 26, 2019, 12:15 p.m.


Program

I
H. David Herman
Easter Sequence (1968)

II
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
arr. B. Winsemius

Two Arias from the Notebook
for Anna Magdalena Bach
“So oft ich meine Tobackspfeife..”
“Bist du bei Mir”

III
Géo Clément (1902-1969)
Sonatine

IV
Pyotr Ilyich Tschaikovsky

(1840-1893)
arr. Leen ‘t Hart
Barrcarole

V
Albert de Klerk (1917-1998)

Chaconne and Fugue on
“O Filii et Filiae”


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2019 Concerts are presented with the generous support of the citizens of Cuyahoga County through  Cuyahoga Arts and Culture

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Apr
12
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert and Tower Tour

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur

Friday, April 12, 2019, 12:15 p.m.

Program

I
Matthias Van den Gheyn (1711-1785)
Preludio No. 6 for carillon

II

Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)
arr. G. Kok
Aria with Variations
II

Two Folk Songs
arr. L. ‘t Hart
The English Country Garden
Grandfather’s Clock

III
Francisco Tárrega (1852-1909)
arr. M. J. Disler
Tango

IV

Baldassare Galuppi (1706-1785)

Second Sonata
I. Allegro
II. Andantino
III. Presto

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The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon appreciates the support of Cuyahoga Arts and Culture, The Leonard Krieger Fund of the Cleveland Foundation and the Ohio Arts Council.
 
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Apr
5
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur, and guests

The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon appreciates the support of The Leonard Krieger Fund of the Cleveland Foundation and the Ohio Arts Council.
 
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Mar
29
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur, and guests

The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon appreciates the support of The Leonard Krieger Fund of the Cleveland Foundation and the Ohio Arts Council.
 
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Mar
22
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur, and guests

The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon appreciates the support of The Leonard Krieger Fund of the Cleveland Foundation and the Ohio Arts Council.
 
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Mar
15
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur, and guests

The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon appreciates the support of The Leonard Krieger Fund of the Cleveland Foundation and the Ohio Arts Council.
 
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Mar
8
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur, and guests

The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon appreciates the support of The Leonard Krieger Fund of the Cleveland Foundation and the Ohio Arts Council.
 
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Mar
1
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur, and guests

The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon appreciates the support of The Leonard Krieger Fund of the Cleveland Foundation and the Ohio Arts Council.
 
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Feb
22
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur, and guests

The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon appreciates the support of The Leonard Krieger Fund of the Cleveland Foundation and the Ohio Arts Council.
 
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Feb
15
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur, and guests

The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

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Feb
8
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur, and guests

The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon appreciates the support of The Leonard Krieger Fund of the Cleveland Foundation and the Ohio Arts Council.
 
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Feb
1
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur, and guests

The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon appreciates the support of The Leonard Krieger Fund of the Cleveland Foundation and the Ohio Arts Council.
 
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Jan
25
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur, and guests

The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon appreciates the support of The Leonard Krieger Fund of the Cleveland Foundation and the Ohio Arts Council.
 
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Lunchtime Carillon Concert
Jan
18
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert

  • The Alexander McGaffin Tower and Carillon (map)
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A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur, and guests

The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon appreciates the support of The Leonard Krieger Fund of the Cleveland Foundation and the Ohio Arts Council.
 
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Lunchtime Carillon Concert
Jan
11
12:15 PM12:15

Lunchtime Carillon Concert

  • The Alexander McGaffin Tower and Carillon (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Free. Free Parking.
Friday concerts happen through November 22, except for Good Friday, April 19th.

George Leggiero, University Circle Carillonneur, and guests

The carillon can be heard from the grounds around the church including the Case Western Reserve Campus behind the church away from the Euclid Avenue traffic noise. The church library is also a good indoor place to hear the bells during cold or inclement weather.

Send music requests to info@ucbells.org

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon appreciates the support of The Leonard Krieger Fund of the Cleveland Foundation and the Ohio Arts Council.
 
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Dec
24
7:00 PM19:00

Christmas Eve Carillon Concert

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George Leggiero, Covenant and University Circle Carillonneur, plays a carillon concert of traditional carols and music by J. S. Bach and Nino Rota. At 7:30, a 30-minute organ recital precedes a candlelit lessons and carols service.



Carillon Concert
Christmas Eve 2018
7:00pm
George Leggiero, Covenant and University Circle Carillonneur

John Sebastian Bach arr. A. Abbenes
From Cantata 142 “Uns ist ein Kind geboren
Concerto
Fughetta ‘Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland’ 

Nino Rota
Novena di Natale per Campane
I. Pifferata (Little Fife)
II. Il Gregge e l’Angelo (The Flock and the Angels)
III. Il Presepio (The Manger)
IV. Gloria in Excelsis Deo

J. Todd Fair
Variations on a French Noel

Traditional Engish, arr. B. Buchanan
What Child is This?

 Mykolo Leontovich arr. H. Fusner
Carol of the Bells

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Dec
20
4:30 PM16:30

Candlelight Labyrinth Walk at The Seidman Center Healing Garden

As the darkest day of the year nears, the Seidman Cancer Center’s Schneider Healing Garden—right across Euclid Avenue from the McGaffin Tower—once again hosts a candlelight labyrinth walk on Thursday, Dec. 20, at 4:30–5:30 p.m. University Circle Carillonneur George Leggiero will play meditative music by classical composers from the Baroque to the 20th century, including J. S. Bach, R. De Visée, W. A. Mozart, J. Brahms, and F. Poulenc, as well as seasonal music. To join the walk meet in the Seidman lobby at 4:30 p.m. For more information, call 216.286.4636.

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