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.
George Leggiero, Covenant Carillonneur
The twentieth century revival of the carillon paralleled impressionism in music. Blurred harmonies, unusual tone colors and descriptive pieces explore the instrument's musical potential.
Géo Clément (1902-1969)
Colors (Three Sketches for Carillon)(1962)
Pastel, Ambre, Opaline
Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
Memorial Chimes (1923)
Sjef van Balkom (1922-2004)
Kleine Suite (1967)
II. Adagio (Pedal Solo) – Andande
Emilien Allard (1915-1977)
Image No. 2(1959)
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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