July 21 – Chicago, IL (2019)

Carillon Concert by two young alums

Missing the bells of Harkness? Then come to the Rockefeller Chapel at the University of Chicago where Tiffany Lin ’13 and Michael Solotke ’13, MD ’20 will be giving a free concert on July 21. Co-hosted by Cynthia Okechukwu ’08, ’13 JD with help from Joey (Joseph) Brink ’11 (UChicago carillonneur). Picnic on the lawn – if inclement weather listen inside!

When:  Sunday, July 21, 5-6pm.
Where:  East Lawn of the Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
at the University of Chicago
5850 South Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60637

There will be some free snacks provided by Camp Yale.

This is one of the Chapel’s “Bells of Summer” concerts! Per the program at  https://s3.amazonaws.com/uchi-rockefeller/rich/rich_files/rich_files/143/original/rmc320-20bells-20summer-202019-20program-20l4.pdf:

[B]ring your summer picnic and blanket or picnic chairs to the east lawn, and enjoy the beautiful sound of the bells, played by virtuoso carillonneurs from around the world. In the event of inclement weather, you are welcome to take your picnic indoors, and to listen to the recital broadcast into the Chapel (with both audio and video link). …

Stay after the concert for a tower tour! Reservations can be made at the gift shop during the concert.

More information about the Tiffany and Michael’s concert is on page 12 of the program. And just FYI, UChicago’s current university carillonneur is also a Yalie, Joey (Joseph) Brink ’11!

RSVP: Please email Cynthia if you are coming, so we can get enough snacks!


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