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April 22, 2013 | Upcoming Event

River Bells Carillon Fest May 4, 2013

River Bells Carillon Fest Saturday May 4th,  1 - 4 PM * Rain or Shine * FREE!

on 8th Ave SE between 5th St SE & 6th St SE (in front of First Congregational Church)

World premiere of carillon music by neighborhood and U MN student composers - broadcast from the church's bell tower

Contra Dance

Showcase of Neighborhood Musicians performing 

Refreshments too! Pass the word. And if you would like to volunteer or learn more see http://marcyholmescarillon.weebly.com/

We will be testing new pieces by our commissioned composers (students Jason Gades  and Jordan Werr; Craig Harris and Randall Davidson) and a new piece by Brady Lorenzen soon. If you know of someone who would like to compose a piece for the carillon, visit our website (above). There are links to find out more about the carillon, about how to get involved as a composer, and about the River Bells Music Festival on May 4.Thank you for your interest. 

This project funded by a grant from the TCF Bank Stadium Good Neighbor Fund