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December 2014 — January 2015

Monday, December 1, 2014

The carillon is silent.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Gabriel’s Message, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Veni Emmanuel, arranged by John Knox
  • Four Dutch Advent Songs, arranged for carillon by Leen ‘t Hart
  • Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, arranged by Don Cook

Wednesday, December 3, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Ding, Dong, Merrily on High, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Jingle Bells, arranged by William De Turk
  • Silver Bells, by Jay Livingston and Ray Evans, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Jingle Bell Rock, by Joe Beal and Jim Booth, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Duo: Shtedrik (Carol of the Bells/Noël des cloches), by Mykola Leontovich, Andrea McCrady, primo, Robert Labonté, secondo

Wednesday, December 3, 2014; from 6:30 p.m. to 6:55 p.m.

Christmas Lighting Ceremony Carillon Prelude

  • I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day, by John Baptiste Calkin, arranged by Beverly Buchanan
  • Rotónni Niío Roiénha (He is born the beautiful One), traditional Mohawk carol, arranged for choir by Matthew Larkin, for carillon by Andrea McCrady
  • Vieux Noël canadien, traditional Quebec carol, from Chansons canadiennes (1907), arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • La légende de Saint-Nicolas, French carol compiled by Gérard de Nerval (1842), arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Cantique de Noël, by Adolphe Adam, arranged by Albert Gerken

In commemoration of the centenary of the Christmas Truce, December 1914:

  • Stille Nacht/Silent Night/Sainte Nuit, by Franz Gruber, arranged by Albert Gerken
  • Hymne des fraternisés (I’m Dreaming of Home), from the film Joyeux Noël, by Philippe Rombi, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • The Pipes of Peace, by Paul McCartney, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • O Tannenbaum/O Christmas Tree/Mon beau sapin, traditional German carol, arranged by Ronald Barnes
  • Deck the Hall/Votre bonté grand Dieu, combined traditional Welsh and French carols, arranged by Mathieu Polak
  • Au pôle Nord Ragtime Two-step (1911), by Jean-Baptiste LaFrenière, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Jingle Bells/Vive le vent (1857), by James. L. Pierpont, arranged by William De Turk

Thursday, December 4, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Noel Suite I, by Ronald Barnes
  • Musette
  • Quand le berger va au champ
  • Voice la Novelle (angevin)
  • Il est né, le divin enfant
  • O journée desirée (catalan)
  • Noël pour l’amour de Marie

Friday, December 5, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Go Tell it on the Mountain, arranged by Raymond Keldermans
  • I Wonder as I Wander, arranged by Laura Whipple
  • The Cherry Tree Carol, arranged by Milford Myhre
  • Jesus, Jesus, Rest Your Head, arranged by Charles Ward
  • In the Valley, arranged by Ronald Barnes

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Monday, December 8, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Love Came Down at Christmas, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Gaelic Lullaby, arranged by John Knox
  • Christmas in Killarney, by John Redmond, James Cavanaugh, and Frank Weldon, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Paraphrase on an Irish Carol, by Ronald Barnes

Tuesday, December 9, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Birthday of Émile Waldteufel (1837-1915)

  • O Canada
  • White Christmas, by Irving Berlin, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Skater’s Waltz, by Émile Waldteufel, arranged by Carlo van Ulft

Wednesday, December 10, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Birthday of César Franck (1822-1890)

  • O Canada
  • Vieux Noël, by César Franck, arranged by Robert Grogan
  • Il est né, le divin enfant, arranged by Émilien Allard
  • Quittez pasteurs, arranged by B. Tideman-Wijers
  • D’où viens-tu, bergère, arranged by Leen ‘t Hart
  • Ça, bergers, assemblons-nous, arranged for choir by Pierre Massie, for carillon by Andrea McCrady
  • Les Anges dans nos campagnes, arranged by Milford Myhre

Thursday, December 11, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Las Mañanitas, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Come, All Ye Children (Spanish Carol), arranged by Milford Myhre
  • A esta puerta llama un niño, arranged by John Knox
  • Este ramito de flores, by Skinner Chávez-Melo, arranged by Carol Anne Taylor
  • A la nanita nana, arranged by Raymond Keldermans
  • O Ru-ru-ru, arranged by Robert Grogan
  • El noy de la Mare (Catalonia), arranged by Ronald Barnes

Friday, December 12, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Guest performer: Jonathan Hebert, Information Officer, Library of Parliament

  • O Canada
  • Noël nouvelet, arranged by Todd Fair
  • The Silver Stars Are in the Sky, by William Garnet James and John Harry Rupert Wheeler, arranged by Ronald Barnes
  • The Huron Carol, arranged by Milford Myhre
  • Cantique de Noël, by Adolphe Adam, arranged by Albert Gerken
  • Now the Bells Ring, by Rita MacNeil, arranged by Jonathan Hebert

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Monday, December 15, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, arranged by Ronald Barnes, played by Julie Tomicic
  • Joy to the World, by George Friderick Handel, arranged by Wendell Westcott, played by Julie Tomicic
  • Tomorrow Will Be My Dancing Day, arranged by John Knox
  • The Holly and the Ivy, arranged by Milford Myhre
  • Hark! The Herald Angels Sing, by Felix Mendelssohn, arranged by Geert D’hollander

Tuesday, December 16, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Birthday of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

  • O Canada

Music of Ludwig van Beethoven

  • Für Elise, arranged by Wesley Shaum
  • Menuet, arranged by Leen ’t Hart
  • Adagio, from the “Moonlight Sonata”, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Prelude on “Ode to Joy”, arranged by Laura Whipple

Wednesday, December 17, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Semester examination recital, Devon Hansen, Carleton University

  • O Canada
  • Andante, from Sonatine voor beiaard, by Sjef van Balkom
  • Polytonality, by R. Murray Shafer, arranged by Devon Hansen
  • Fantasia I per il violino senza basso, by Georg Philipp Telemann, arranged by Ronald Barnes
  • Adagio
  • Presto
  • Grave
  • Vivace

Thursday, December 18, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Hannukah Medley, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Chanuka and S’Vivon, arranged by Richard Giszczak
  • Chanoekia and Hanerot Halalu, arranged by Mathieu Polak
  • Klezmer Music, arranged by Moshe Lewkowitz

Friday, December 19, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • The Mummers’ Song/The Wren (NL), arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • River, by Joni Mitchell, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Variations on “Greensleeves”, arranged by Émilien Allard
  • Mourning Dove, by Pierre Massie, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • The First Noel, played by Robert Labonté
  • Silent Night, by Franz Gruber, played by Robert Labonté

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Monday, December 22, 2014

The carillon is silent.

Tuesday, December 23, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Adeste Fideles, arranged by Eugeen Uten, played by Jennifer Moore
  • Still, Still, Still, arranged by John Knox, played by Jennifer Moore
  • Variations on “The First Noel”, arranged by Émilien Allard
  • O Little Town of Bethlehem, arranged by David Hufford
  • Venite Adoremus, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Away in a Manger, arranged by Milford Myhre

Wednesday, December 24, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Sleigh Ride, by Leroy Anderson, arranged by Richard von Grabow
  • Petit Papa Noël, by Raymond Vincy and Henri Martinet, arranged by Audrey Dye
  • Jolly Old St. Nicholas, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Santa Comes in a Big Red Sleigh, by Gary O’Driscoll, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Rudolf the Red-nosed Reindeer, by Johnny Marks, arranged by Janet Dundore
  • Brazilian Sleighbells, by Percy Faith, arranged by John Ellis

Thursday, December 25, and Friday, December 26, 2014

Federal Holidays: the carillon is silent.

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Monday, December 29, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Winter Wonderland, by Felix Bernard, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Wintersong, by Sarah McLachlan, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Snow in the Street, by Ralph Vaughn Williams, arranged by Milford Myhre
  • Snow is Dancing, by Eric West, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Frosty the Snowman, by Steve Nelson and Walter Rollins, arranged by Janet Dundore
  • Leise rieselt der Schnee, arranged by Carlo van Ulft

Tuesday, December 30, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • In Dulci Jubilo, arranged by Leen ’t Hart
  • God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, arranged by Ronald Barnes
  • Masters of this Hall, arranged by Milford Myhre
  • Wassail Song, arranged for choir by Pierre Massie, for carillon by Andrea McCrady
  • Gloucester Wassail, arranged by John Knox
  • Yorkshire Wassail, arranged by William De Turk

Wednesday, December 31, 2014; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Visite du Jour de l’An, arranged by Gordon Slater
  • Clocks, by Coldplay, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Selections from Sonata for a Musical Clock, by George Friderick Handel, arranged by Percival Price
  • Le tic-toc-choc, by François Couperin, arranged by Christine Laugié
  • Bécsi harangjáték (Viennese musical clock), by Zoltán Kodály, arranged by René Vanstreels
  • Rock Around the Clock, by Max Freedman and Jimmy DeKnight, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Auld Lang Syne, arranged by John Knox

Thursday, January 1, and Friday, January 2, 2015

The carillon is silent.

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Monday, January 5, 2015; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Toyland, by Victor Herbert, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Pat-a-pan, arranged by Milford Myhre
  • Tambourine Carol, arranged by Frank Law
  • Fifer’s Carol and Bagpiper’s Carol, arranged by Robert Grogan
  • Carol of the Drum, by K. K. Davies, arranged by J. P. Hautekiet
  • Parade of the Wooden Soldiers, by Leon Jessel, arranged by Sally Slade Warner

Tuesday, January 6, 2015; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • We Three Kings, arranged by Raymond Keldermans
  • Puer Nobis, arranged by Roy Hamlin Johnson
  • How Bright Appears the Morning Star, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Marche des rois, by Georges Bizet, arranged by William De Turk

Wednesday, January 7, 2015; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Birthday of Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)

  • O Canada
  • Mouvements perpetuels, No. 1, arranged and played by Jonathan Hebert
  • Sarabande for guitar, arranged by Jonathon Bell Arterton, played by Jonathan Hebert
  • Suite française:
  • Pavane, Complainte, arranged and played by Jonathan Hebert
  • Carillon, arranged by Ronald Barnes, played by Andrea McCrady

Thursday, January 8, 2015; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Birthday of Elvis Presley (1935-1977)

  • O Canada
  • Love Me Tender (“Aura Lee”), arranged by LaSalle Spier
  • Hound Dog, by Mike Stoller and Jerry Leiber, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Plaisir d’amour, by Jean Paul Égide Martini, arranged by John Knox
  • Blue Moon, by Richard Rodgers, arranged by Gerard de Waardt
  • All Shook Up, by Otis Blackwell, arranged by Andrea McCrady

Friday, January 9, 2015; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • January Thaw, by E. Adger Williams, arranged by J. Samuel Hammond
  • Largo, from “The Four Seasons/Winter” (“To rest contentedly beside the hearth, while those outside are drenched by pouring rain”), by Antonio Vivaldi, arranged by Arie Abbenes
  • In the Bleak Midwinter, by Gustav Holst, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Winter Afternoon, by John Gordon

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Last Update: November 2014