The music of the bells continues at two locations during August, with four concerts by internationally renowned carillonneurs. The free open air concerts are provided by the Grand Valley State University Department of Music.
The 12th Annual Beckering Family Carillon Concert Series concludes Wednesday, August 1, with a noon performance by Grand Valley’s Julianne Vanden Wyngaard at the Lacks International Plaza, Richard M. DeVos Center, Robert C. Pew Grand Rapids Campus, 401 South Fulton Street, Grand Rapids. Free parking is available in Watson Lot, south of Fulton Street behind Secchia Hall.
Additional Cook Carillon concerts on the Allendale Campus are scheduled at 8 p.m. each Sunday, through August 19. Upcoming concerts include Ray McLellan August 5; a duet recital featuring George Gregory, from Texas, and Wyngaard performing on the ChimeMaster Traveling Carillon in Parking Lot F on August 12; the series concludes with a solo performance by Wyngaard August 19.
For more information, please visit www.gvsu.edu/artscalendar, or call (616) 331-3484.