Change in GVSU carillon concert performers

Timothy Sleep is unable to perform at the GVSU International Carillon Concert Series, as was scheduled for July 17 and 20. The concerts will go on with new performers taking his place. Dennis Curry, carillonneur at Kirk in the Hills in Bloomfield Hills, will perform Sunday, July 17, from 8-9:30 p.m., during the 17th annual Cook Carillon International Concert Series on the Allendale Campus. Curry is past-president of The Guild of Carillonneurs in North America. He has often performed both of the GVSU carillons.
Jul 15, 2011


A performance is planned by Sue Bergren at noon Wednesday, July 20, as part of the 11th annual Beckering Family Carillon International Concert Series at the Lacks International Plaza, 401 Fulton St. in Grand Rapids. Bergren and her husband own American Carillon Music Editions, a publishing company for music written for the carillon. She has previously performed at GVSU; and regularly plays in Naperville, Ill., and at the University of Chicago Rockefeller Chapel. Free parking will be available in the Watson Lot, south of Fulton Street behind Secchia Hall.

All concerts are free and open to the public, rain or shine.

For more information, call 616-331-3484 or visit


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