87th Summer Recital Season 2014
Free hour-long recitals will take place on Sundays at 4.30 p.m. from May to September and are usually given by Adrian Gebruers KSG, Cathedral Carillonneur.
As always, there will also be a number of guest recitals presented by leading international carillonneurs, as follows:-
Sunday June 29th: Treasa Edmonds (Ireland). UCC graduate, first recipient of the Staf Gebruers Memorial Award, currently pursuing further studies at the Royal Carillon School in Mechelen (Belgium).
Sunday July 27th: Francois Roten (Switzerland). Carillonneur of the Abbey of St Maurice (Valais).
Sunday August 3rd: Ludo Geloen (Belgium). Carillonneur of the Carillon of the "In Flanders Fields" Museum of Ieper / Ypres.
Sunday August 24th: Monika Kazmierczak (Poland). City Carillonneur of Gdansk.
Sunday September 21st: Treasa Edmonds (Ireland).
The recitals on Sundays August 24th and 31st will mark National Heritage Week.
Full programme details available at the Cathedral at time of recitals. A closed-circuit system is in operation showing the carillonneur playing the instrument. This can be viewed inside the Cathedral at the base of the tower - turn right as you enter through the main door.
Grant aided by the Arts Council, Cork County Council and the Cobh Town Council.
Log on to:-
The Cobh Carillon website at: http://homepage.eircom.net/~adriangebruers
The World Carillon Federation website at: http://www.carillon.org
Guided tours of the Cathedral take place on Sunday afternoons and at other times by arrangement. Please call 021-4813222 during office hours for details.