The University of Florida Carillon Studio is made up of students who can read and play music and have auditioned and committed to upholding the tradition of performing in Century Tower. The studio meets as a class once a week alongside private lessons with the professor.
Daily Performances in Century Tower*
UF carillonneurs perform Monday thru Friday while classes are in session from 12:35-12:50PM & 4:55-5:10PM.
The UF Carillon Studio Concert Series*
The UF Carillon Studio Concert Series offers a chance to hear the UF Carillon performed in a fifty-minute recital.
*If you plan to visit campus to listen to any of our performances, please maintain appropriate social distancing and follow UF guidelines while on campus: https://coronavirus.ufl.edu/forward-visitors/. Listeners are encouraged to find a location at least 100 feet from the tower for an optimal listening experience. Concert details for each program will be available via a link below. No printed programs will be available on-site.
Join us for the following concerts in Spring 2021:
Friday, January 29, 6PM: Carillon Studio Recital
Sunday, February 14, 6:30PM -- Special Valentine's Day Concert
Friday, March 19, 6PM: Carillon Studio Recital
Friday, April 16, 6PM: Carillon Studio Recital
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In the News
Wade FitzGerald (UF graduate BM/Outside Field Fall 2019) spent Spring 2020 as the Blanchard Carillon Fellow at Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales. He was recently invited to be the carillonneur-in-residence for the summer. Wade was highlighted on Tampa's WTVT Fox13 News. Check out the story here.
The 40th Anniversary of the UF Carillon was highlighed on WJCB 20 News. Here's a link to the story. The College of the Arts released a video documenting the day, check it out here. The Gainesville Sun also reported on the anniversary, check out the article here.