23rd Annual Muelder Carillon Series: Concert 2

Venue: Grounds surrounding Beaumont Tower

close up of carillonneur hands playing instrument
Carillon audience at Beaumont Tower

The MSU College of Music presents the 23rd Annual Muelder Summer Carillon Series, FIVE consecutive Wednesday recitals beginning July 3 and ending on July 31, at the MSU Beaumont Tower, each beginning at 6:00 p.m., rain or shine. Concerts are free and open to the public. Picnics welcome. Visit the Carillon and Beaumont Tower section of the website to learn more.

  • July 3—Bernard Winsemius (carillonneur from Amsterdam, Netherlands)
  • July 10—Gijsbert Kok (carillonneur from The Hague, Netherlands) 
  • July 17—Steven Karp (carillonneur from Vancouver, British Columbia) 
  • July 24—Ray McLellan (Michigan State University carillonneur)
  • July 31—Sally Harwood (carillonneur from Williamston, Michigan)


  • Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck —Toccata in A major
  • Dutch anonymus— From the “Leningrad Manuscript;” Courante Daphne, Ach, Amerillis, Rosemont
  • Johann Sebastian Bach—Sonate in E minor for flute and harpsichord, BWV 1034; Adagio ma non tanto, Allegro, Andante, Allegro
  • Two songs: Vincent Youmans—Tea fort two; Cole Porter— Ev’ry time we say goodbye
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart —Variations on “Laat ons juichen, Batavieren;” KV 24, Alla Turca, KV 331
  • John Courter —Suite no 4 (2009), Chanson triste
  • Geert D'hollander —“Around D”
  • Charles Gounod—Balletsuite from the opera “Faust;” Allegretto (‘Le Miroir’), Moderato maestoso (‘Cleopatra’), Waltz (‘Valse’)
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