Lift Every Voice: Carillon Music by Black Composers
- Monday January 21 12:00pm
- Monday January 21 1:30pm
Dr. Tiffany Ng, University Carillonist, gives the world premiere of "Nut" by Trevor Weston, Professor of Music at Drew University. The Detroit Free Press calls Weston's music a “gently syncopated marriage of intellect and feeling.” The program will also include works by Jessie Montgomery, Betty Jackson King, and Jalalu-Kalvert Nelson, and transcriptions of jazz and gospel songs.
Burton Memorial Tower: The public is welcome to visit the belfry by taking the elevator to the 8th floor and then the stairs to the 10th floor. Warm clothing is advised. An ADA-accessible, family-friendly simulcast will take place on the 8th floor, where visitors with mobility limitations can also see the practice keyboard.
Lurie Tower: The public is welcome inside the 3rd-floor belfry during the concert and afterwards for Q&A. The carillon is ADA-accessible. Warm clothing is advised.
Free - no tickets required