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Grand Valley State University


17th Annual Cook Carillon International Concert Series: James Fackenthal, carillonnuer James Fackenthal

17th Annual Cook Carillon International Concert Series: James Fackenthal, carillonnuer

When
Sunday, July 10, 2011
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Where
Cook Carillon Plaza, GVSU Allendale Campus

Category
Music & Dance

Description
James Fackenthal is assistant carillonneur at the University of Chicago where he also works as a cancer researcher.

Fackenthal began carillon studies with David Caldwell at the University of Rochester in 1984, and two years later became a Carillonneur Member of The Guild of Carillonneurs in North America (GCNA). Since then he has played numerous carillon recitals throughout North America.

Fackenthal is a former member of the GCNA Board of Directors, has served as a juror on the GCNA Examination Committee and is the former co-editor of the GCNA publication "Carillon News."

Free Admission. Open to the public, rain or shine. For more information, please call (166) 331-3484 or visit www.gvsu.edu/music.