Date and Time:
Sunday, August 19, 2012
8:00 PM -
A native of Grand Rapids, Michigan, Julianne Vanden Wyngaard is university carillonneur at Grand Valley State University. She was a noted concert pianist when she joined the faculty at GVSU in 1967 where her work included piano studio teaching and management of the Arts at Noon Series. She served the department as Chair for twelve years and completed her full-time work at GVSU as Associate Dean in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in 2005.
Vanden Wyngaard began her carillon study in 1994 and was accepted as a student at the Netherlands Carillon School in Amersfoort where she studied with Todd Fair and Bernard Winsemius. In 1999 she qualified as a Carillonneur member of The Guild of Carillonneurs in North America and received the First Diploma in 2000 from the NCS in Amersfoort. Since that time, she has been the principal performer on the two carillons at GVSU where she also presents the summer concert series on both campuses featuring guest carillonneurs form around the world.
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Professor Julianne Vanden Wyngaard, university carillonneur, firstname.lastname@example.org.