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February 2016

Monday, February 1, and Tuesday, February 2, 2016

The carillon is silent.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Birthday of Felix Mendelssohn (1809–1847)

  • O Canada

Music of Felix Mendelssohn

  • First Venetian Gondola Song, Op. 19, no. 6, arranged by Don Cook
  • Nocturne, from “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, arranged by John Knox, played by Devon Hansen
  • Consolation, Op. 30, no. 3, arranged by Don Cook
  • Lied ohne Worte, Op. 102, no. 6, arranged by Beverly Buchanan
  • Frühlingslied, arranged by Gordon Slater
  • Wedding March, arranged by Andrea McCrady

Thursday, February 4, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Solemnis haec festivitas, arranged by John Knox, played by Devon Hansen
  • Advent Fantasy, by John Courter
  • Fantasia super Te Deum laudamus, by Albert De Klerk
  • - Te Deum laudamus
  • - Te ergo quaesumus
  • - In Te Domine speravi

Friday, February 5, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Folksongs arranged by Raymond Keldermans
  • - The Foggy Foggy Dew
  • - Naci en la cumbre
  • - Estrellita
  • - The Maid of Newfoundland
  • - Katty at her wheel
  • - Bonnie Dundee
  • - En roulant ma boule

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Monday, February 8, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Birthday of John Williams (1932 – )

  • O Canada
  • We Are All Earthlings, by Jeff Moss and Sara Compton, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Fly Me to the Moon, by Bart Howard, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • I Don’t Want to Live on the Moon, by Jeff Moss, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Music from “Star Wars”, by John Williams
  • - Theme from “Star Wars”, arranged by Janet Dundore
  • - Princess Leia’s Theme, arranged by Janet Dundore and Andrea McCrady
  • - The Imperial March, arranged by Andrea McCrady

Tuesday, February 9, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Bethena Waltz, by Scott Joplin, arranged by Wesley Arai
  • Suite in Popular Style, by John Courter
  • - Ragtime Bells
  • - Ballad
  • - Blues for Bells
  • - The Winners (March for Carillon)
  • When the Saints Go Marching In, arranged by Andrea McCrady

Wednesday, February 10, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Winter Daydreams, by John Knox, played by Devon Hansen
  • Snow in the Street, by Ralph Vaughn Williams, arranged by Milford Myhre
  • Snow is Dancing, by Eric West, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Snowfall, from Suite II for Carillon, by Lee Cobb
  • Angels in the Snow, by Kevin Blackmore, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! by Jule Styne, arranged by Richard P. Strauss

Thursday, February 11, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Compositions for the carillon:
  • - Air for Carillon, by Percival Price
  • - Elegy for Percival Price, by Johan Franco
  • - Reverie, by Joey Brink
  • - Hattem Groove, by Kenneth Theunissen, played by Rebecca Manouchehri

Friday, February 12, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • My Funny Valentine, by Richard Rodgers, arranged by John Ellis
  • The Candy Man, by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • The Look of Love, by Burt Bacharach, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Somebody Loves Me, by George Gershwin, arranged by Gerard de Waardt
  • People Will Say We’re in Love, by Richard Rodgers, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Perhaps Love, by John Denver, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Let Me Call You Sweetheart, by Leo Friedman, arranged by Robert Lodine

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Monday, February 15, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Birthday of Michael Praetorius (1571 – 1621)

  • O Canada
  • Dances from the Terpsichore, by Michael Praetorius, arranged by Andrea McCrady

Flag Day

  • The Maple Leaf Forever, by Alexander Muir, arranged by James Slater & Gordon Slater
  • This Canada of Ours, by Robert Donnell, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Profil Canadien no 2, by Émilien Allard
  • Wavin’ Flag, by K’naan, arranged by Andrea McCrady

Tuesday, February 16, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Men of Harlech, arranged by Milford Myhre, played by Devon Hansen
  • Ar Hyd Y Nos, arranged by Milford Myhre
  • The Ash Grove, arranged by Janet Dundore
  • Suo-Gân, arranged by John Knox
  • The Bells of Aberdovey, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Prelude on “My Lord of Carnavon’s Jig”, by Ronald Barnes

Wednesday, February 17, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Shiva Ratri (Nepalese dance), arranged by Frances Newell
  • Trông còm (Vietnamese dance), arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Cicek dagi (Turkish dance), arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Femme, by Alice Gomez
  • Gracias a la vida, by Violetta Parra, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Memory, by Liesbeth Janssens

Thursday, February 18, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Ballet anglois, by Johann Kaspar Ferdinand Fischer, arranged by Ronald Barnes
  • Sarabande, by Jan Thomas Baustetter, arranged by Ronald Barnes
  • Dances for the Keyboard, by Karl Ditters von Dittersdorf, arranged and played by Rebecca Manouchehri
  • Sonata in d minor, by Felix Maximo Lopez, arranged by Ronald Barnes

Friday, February 19, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Prélude no 2, by Robert Lannoy
  • Auprès de ma blonde, arranged by Milford Myhre
  • Vive la Canadienne, arranged by Émilien Allard
  • Petite suite française, by Albert De Klerk
  • - Prélude
  • - Menuet
  • - Gigue

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Monday, February 22, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Birthday of João de Sousa Carvalho (1745 – 1798)

  • O Canada
  • Allegro, by João de Sousa Carvalho, arranged by Ronald Barnes
  • Rondino, by J. H. Kersberger
  • Menuet, by Jean-Philippe Rameau, arranged by Raymond Keldermans
  • Tambourin, by Jean-Philippe Rameau, arranged by William De Turk

Tuesday, February 23, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Birthday of George Frideric Handel (1685 – 1759)

  • O Canada

Music of G. F. Handel

  • Little Fugue, arranged by Ira Schroeder, played by Jonathan Hebert
  • Where ’er You Walk, arranged by Theophil Rusterholz
  • “The Peace” from the Royal Fireworks Music, arranged by Beverly Buchanan
  • Or Let the Merry Bells Ring Round, arranged by Ronald Barnes
  • Aria and variations on “The Harmonious Blacksmith”, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • Variation Searching for a Theme, by John Knox

Wednesday, February 24, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Johnny B. Goode, by Chuck Berry, arranged by Andrea McCrady
  • John Peel, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • When Johnny Comes Marching Home, arranged by Milford Myhre
  • John Randolph, arranged by Gary White
  • Jan de Mulder Suite, by Jos D’hollander

Thursday, February 25, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Étude, by Matteo Carcassi, arranged by Ronald Barnes, played by Julie Tomicic
  • Angélus, by Jules Massenet, arranged by James Lawson
  • Selections from Petite suite en quinze images, by Jacques Ibert, arranged by Bob van Wely
  • - Prélude
  • - Ronde
  • - Berceuse aux étoiles
  • - Sérénade sur l’eau, played by Rebecca Manouchehri
  • - La machine à coudre
  • - L’Adieu, played by Rebecca Manouchehri

Friday, February 26, 2016; from 12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m.

  • O Canada
  • Hear the Bells, by John Diercks
  • Les cloches, by Nicolas Lebègue, arranged by Sally Slade Warner
  • Carillon, by Francis Poulenc, arranged by Ronald Barnes
  • Bells of Cuzco, by Alice Gomez, played by Rebecca Manouchehri

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Monday, February 29, 2016

The carillon is silent.

 
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