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Friday Lunchtime Concert and Tour

  • Alexander McGaffin Tower 11205 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH, 44106 United States (map)

A Lunchtime carillon concert. Bring a lunch, a lawn chair or blanket and a friend. Pick up a program at the base of the tower or online. Free. Free Parking.
This concert will be repeated on Sunday morning at 11 a.m.

Patrick Macoska, Guest Carillonneur

Program

I
George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
Sinfonia for the Carillons

II
Three Hymns, arr. Milford Myhre (b. 1932)
O Rest in the Lord
Swing Low Sweet Chariot
How Great Thou Art

III
Ronald Barnes(1927-1997)
Paraphrase on a Siciliana of Pasquale Ricci

IV
W. A Mozart (1756-1791)    arr. Bernard Winsemius
Adagio from Quartet KV 172
                                        
V
John Courter (1941-2010)
Gaudi’s Chimneys
The Undulating Chimneys of Casa Batllo
The Mushroom Chimneys of Park Guell
The Geometric Chimneys of Guell Palace

 Before each selection, a bell will toll the program number
Meet at the Euclid Avenue tower entrance following the concert for a tour.

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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