Cook Carillon Summer Concert Series: Let Freedom Ring 2012
Wednesday, July 4, 2012
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Cook Carillon Plaza, GVSU Allendale Campus
Music & Dance
The Cook Carillon will be part of a nationwide, simultaneous bell-ringing ceremony to help commemorate the nation's birthday.
Let Freedom Ring 2012 will be initiated at the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia with 13 tolls rung at 2 p.m. At that moment, carillons, church bells, city halls, courthouses, national monuments, and ships at sea will join in the celebration. In addition, Grand Valley's Julianne Vanden Wyngaard will follow the 13 tolls with a concert of patriotic selections.
Additional free open-air Cook Carillon concerts are scheduled at 8 p.m. each Sunday, through August 19. For more information, please call (616) 331-3484 or visit www.gvsu.edu/music.