Patrick Macoska, Guest Carillonneur
Friday, August 11, 2017, 12:15 p.m. & Sunday, August 13, 2017, 11:00 a.m.
A European Sampler
Matthias Van den Gheyn 1721-1785
Henk Badings 1907-1987
Germany: the Music of J. S. Bach 1685-1750
“Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring” arr. F. Marriott
“Bist Du Bei Mir” arr. Bernard Winsemius
arr. Ronald Barnes 1927-1997
“A Rosebud by my Early Walk”
John Courter 1941-2010
Mvt. 1: The Undulating Chimneys of Casa Batllo
Robert Lannoy 1915-1979
Ballet Des Petits Canards
arr. Geert D’hollander b. 1965
About the artist: Native Clevelander Patrick Macoska has lived in Michigan until recently, where he had careers in architecture and church music. He studied carillon at the University of Michigan and played his GCNA (Guild of Carillonneurs in North America) advancement recital in 1997 at the University of Kansas. Patrick has been active in the Guild, serving two terms on the Board of Directors and currently serving as Chairperson of the Examinations Committee. He has given carillon concerts throughout the U.S. and Canada, most recently playing guest recitals at the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill in Ottawa and at L’Oratoire St. Joseph in Montreal. Until his move back to Cleveland, he played weekly recitals on the two carillons at the University of Michigan as well as on the 51-bell Paccard carillon at St. Mary’s of Redford Church in Detroit where he served as director of music. He is happy to be back in his home town and looks forward to becoming involved in the Cleveland carillon scene!
Before each section a bell will toll the program number. Meet at the tower entrance following the Friday concert for a guided tour. The tower is open during the Sunday concert. Children should be accompanied by an adult.
Before each section a bell will toll the number corresponding in the program
On Friday, meet at the tower entrance following the concert for a guided tour.
On Sunday, the tower will be open during the concert. Children should be accompanied by an adult