Calendar of Events

Lunar New Year Carillon Concert: Year of the Pig

  1. Tuesday February 5 12:00pm
  2. Tuesday February 5 1:30pm
Burton Memorial Tower

12:00 PM, Burton Memorial Tower
1:30 PM, Lurie Tower

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with carillon music by Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese composers and folk traditions, culminating in the folk drumming rhythms of "Ari Ari" by South Korean composer Hyo Won Woo, composer-in-residence of the National Chorus of Korea. Tour the bells and enjoy Chinese New Year snacks!

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