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.
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.
Daily Performances in Century Tower
Performances on the University of Florida carillon may be heard Monday thru Friday during the fall and spring semesters at 12:35 & 4:55PM. Occasional summer performances will occur at 12:15 & 4:45PM. Daily recitals will not occur during the summer months.
The UF Carillon Studio Concert Series
The UF Carillon Studio Concert Series offers listeners the chance to hear the UF Carillon performed in a fifty minute recital. Programs are distributed at the south base of the tower and listeners are encouraged to find a location at least 100 feet from the tower for an optimal listening experience. Bring a blanket or lawn chair!
There will be no concerts this summer. Be sure to check back here in August for the Fall 2020 schedule!
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