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Cook Carillon International Concert Series: Laura Ellis

Cook Carillon International Concert Series: Laura Ellis

When
Sunday, July 21, 2013
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Where
Cook Carillon Plaza, GVSU Allendale Campus

Category
Music & Dance

Description
Laura Ellis is an associate professor of music in the School of Music at the University of Florida. Ellis teaches undergraduate and graduate organ, harpsichord, and carillon. She is a member of the board of directors of The Guild of Carillonneurs in North America. In addition to her regular performances on the carillon in Century Tower on the University of Florida campus, she has performed solo carillon recitals in Illinois, Washington, Australia, Iowa, Chicago, Rochester, New York, and Toronto, Canada.

Hear the music of the bells performed by internationally renowned carillonneurs at two locations throughout the summer:

The 19th Annual Cook Carillon International Concert Series runs Sundays, at 8 p.m., from June 23-August 18 on the Allendale Campus.

The 13th Annual Beckering Family Carillon International Concert Series runs Wednesdays, at noon, from July 10-31, on the Lacks International Plaza, DeVos Center, on the Pew Grand Rapids Campus.

For more information about these free open-air concerts please call (616) 331-3484 or visit www.gvsu.edu/music.