March 2017

Wednesday, 01 March 2017, 12:30pm – 1:20pm

Carillonist: Leonard Weiss 

Autumn Already?

Fantasia I – S. Nees

Australian Melodies

Kinkachoo, I Love You – P. Houghton – arr. L Weiss
God of the Northern Forest – P. Houghton – arr. L Weiss

Traditional Hits

Sleepers Wake – J. S. Bach – arr. A. Gerken
Time After Time – C. Lauper

Bells Toll as Seasons Change

La Cloche Sonne (The Bell Tolls) – F. Liszt – arr. L. Fuller
Ribambelle – Traditional
Etude and Vigil – G. White
Selections from Carnival of the Animals – C. Saint-Saëns – arr. A. Abbenes

One Final Hit

We’ll Meet Again – R. Parker and R. Charles – arr. L. Weiss

Sunday, 05 March 2017, 12:30pm – 1:20pm

Senior Carillonist: Thomas Laue

‘Romantic Bells’ 


Fantasie in D minor – W.A. Mozart – arr. L.'t Hart

Music of Geert D’hollander

Movimenti - II. Rondo Festiva

A Swinging Suite

  • A Sweet Soft Samba
  • Irish Air
  • A Crazy Ritornello

Familiar Tunes

Edelweiss (from Sound of Music) – R. Rodgers – arr. K. Van Assche
April in Portugal – R. Ferrão – arr. J. Haazen

Music of Staf Nees

  • Fantasia I 
  • Fantasia II 
  • Feestklokken
  • Parafrase over een eigen St. Jozefsli

Out of This World

Asteroids – G.C. White

Wednesday, 08 March 2017, 12:30pm – 1:20pm

Lead Carillonist: Lyn Fuller

Celebrating the Gifts of Women

From Australia

MoonFire – J.Wells
Velvet Moon Rag – E.Kats-Chernin 

Three Very Short Carillon Pieces – Rosemary Richards 

  • Casuarina Sands – Contemplative Solitude on a Hot Summers Day.
  • Peanut Butter and Butter and Jam
  • Old Song

Exit Stage Left – L. Fuller 

From Holland

Kleine Suite - Heleen van der Weel 

  • Intrada
  • Canzone
  • Rondeau

For Elyse – K.Moore 

From Russia

Great Feasts Peal – Olesya. Rostovskaya 

Sunday, 12 March 2017, 12:30-1:20pm

Senior Carillonist: Astrid Bowler 

Autumn Peals

Peal of Bells (Queens)

Dancing Bells – L’t Hart
Prelude (The Bell) – F. Chopin – arr. A. Bowler
Autumn Leaves – J. Kosma – arr. A. Bowler 

Intermezzo No.1– L’t Hart
Nocturne No.5 – J. Field – arr. A. Bowler
Sicilienne – R. Barnes
Blues for Bell – J. Courter
Vocalise – S. Rachmaninov – arr. Jo Haazen
Gymnopedie No.1 – E. Satie – arr. K. Borghuis

Campanella – G. Clement

Wednesday, 15 March 2017, 12:30pm – 1:20pm

Lead Carillonist: Lyn Fuller

The Month of March

English Change Ringing

Plain Hunt Major

The Ides of March (written for Lyn Fuller) – W. Holland 

Pastorale and Minuet
Birthday Tune

Pigalle Waltz – G. Ulmer – arr. G. de Waardt

Stranger in Paradise – A. Borodin 
A popular song from the 1953 musical 'Kismet'.  Like the music in that show, the melody was based on Borodin’s 'Gliding Dance of the maidens' from the Polovtsian Dances.

Sunday, 19 March 2017, 12:30pm – 1:20pm

Senior Carillonist: Thomas Laue

Lush Sounds 


Preludium quasi una fantasia – J. van Hoof

Going for a Spin

Turn In – Turn Out – G. D'hollander
Walking on Clouds – G. D'hollander

A Jolly Break

Red Dragonfly – Japanese Children's Song – arr. J. Haazen
Utrechts jolijt (Jolly Utrecht) – J. Wagenaar
Prayer from Five Short Pieces for Carillon – L.‘t Hart
Sicilienne (Op. Andantino 78) – G. Fauré – arr. K. Borghuis
Après un Rêve (After A Dream) Op. 7 No. 1 – G. Fauré – arr. M. Conneman

Contemporary Sounds

Play Back for Carillon – F. Devreese 
Serendipity from Music for Twilight - F. Della Penna
Selections from Four Flourishes – G. D'hollander
Ballade – J. Rottiers

Wednesday, 22 March 2017, 12:30pm – 1:20pm

Carillonist: Anna Wong

Songs from Distant Lands


Spring Morning – G. d’Hollander
On the San Antonio River – R. Byrnes

Spanish Love

Romanca d'Espagna – A. Cano – arr. H.U. Hielscher
Catalan Folk Song – Anon. – arr. A. Wong
Two Estudios for Guitars – F. Sor – arr. R. Barnes

Strange Sights 

Witches Wake – L. Fuller
Scherzetto – J. Gouwens
Etude – G. White
Melody – G. d’Hollander

Triumphant Return

Carillon – G.F. Handel – arr. R. Lodine
A Whimsy – R. Barnes

Sunday, 26 March 2017, 12:30-1:20pm

Senior Carillonist: Astrid Bowler 

Lake Music

Lake Music – T. Vaughan

Miniature Suite for Carillon – G. Ranft

  • Searching for the Bell
  • Meditation
  • Natus Est
  • Still Water

Selections from ‘Water Music’ – G.F. Handel – arr. A. Bowler

  • Air
  • Bourree
  • Minuet
  • Minuet
  • Hornpipe

Barcarolle – J. Offenbach – arr. G. de Waardt
Barcarolle – P.I. Tchaikovsky – arr. F. Haagen

Gymnopedie No.1 – E. Satie – arr. K. Borghuis
Siciliano – J.S. Bach – arr. A. Bowler
Allegretto from ‘Hymn of Praise’ – F. Mendelssohn – arr. A. Bowler 

Siciliana – I. de Gruytters 

Wednesday, 29 March 2017, 12:30pm – 1:20pm

Carillonist: Leonard Weiss 

Popular Autumn

Prelude for Unaccompanied Cello – J.S. Bach – arr. A. Gerken

Romantic Selections

Es Muss ein Wunderbares Sein – F. Liszt – arr. G. Bodden

Goldberg und Schmuyle from Pictures at an Exhibition – M. Mussorgsky

Light-Hearted Core

Aria of Papageno – W. A. Mozart – arr. J. Haazen
On My Own – C. Schonberg
Beauty and the Beast – A. Menken

Iconically Contemporary

Gnossienne No. 1 – E. Satie
Hedwig’s Theme from Harry Potter – J. Williams – arr. L. Weiss

A Swooning Finale

Moon River – H. Mancini


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