Cook Carillon Series: Julianne Vanden Wyngaard
Julianne Vanden Wyngaard
Date and TimeSunday, August 18, 2013
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
- Outside (Event Services) » Cook-DeWitt Plaza
A native of Grand Rapids, Julianne Vanden Wyngaard began her musical study at age four and continued in piano at Eastman School of Music; the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; and Michigan State University. She was a noted concert pianist when she joined the faculty at Grand Valley State University in 1967 where her work included piano studio teaching and management of the Arts at Noon Series. She served the department as chair for 12 years and completed her full-time work at GVSU as associate dean in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in 2005. In 1999 Vanden Wyngaard qualified as a carillonneur member of The Guild of Carillonneurs in North America (GCNA) and received the first diploma in 2000 from the Netherlands Carillon School in Amersfoort. Since that time, she has been the principal performer on the two carillons at Grand Valley. She is a member of the board of directors of the GCNA. Open to the public. Free Admission.
Julianne Vanden Wyngaard, (616) 331-3484