Recital Schedule 2015

Carillon recitals are given every Sunday from 2pm to 2.45 pm, and every Tuesday from 1pm to 1.45 pm. Visitors may view the recital via a monitor on the western side of the Quadrangle. A tour to see the instrument follows each recital.

Please visit the Carillon Society of Australia website for information on recitals.

Sunday 26 April, 2pm ANZAC Memories

Celebrate the ANZAC Centenary weekend in the Quadrangle

The War Memorial Carillon, given by public donation, was dedicated to the fallen students and staff of World War I on ANZAC Day, 1928.

On Sunday 26 April, there will be a double musical celebration with a carillon recital at 2pm and an organ recital at 3.30pm, featuring music with ANZAC themes.

The Carillon will also participate in the Dawn Service on Saturday 25 April, on its 87th birthday, and at which the World Premier of a piece commissioned by the University for the Centenary of ANZAC Day will be played.

Performers include:

  • Amy Johansen, Organ
  • Phill O'Neill, Trumpet
  • Kurt Ison, Baritone
  • Emily Ampt, Soprano
March Heroïque   Sir Herbert Brewer (1865-1928)
For the Fallen   

Soprano and organ

Douglas Guest (1916-1996)

Abide with Me/The Last Post 

Trumpet and organ

God Bless Australia

Baritone and organ

Lyrics Jack O’Hagan
Waltzing Matilda for four feet

Organ duet with Robert Ampt

Robert Ampt (b. 1949)
Elegy   Sir George Thalben-Ball (1896-1987)
The Dam Busters March

Trumpet and organ

Eric Coates (1886-1957)
Australia, my country              

Baritone and organ

Lyrics Dorothea McKellar, Music William James (1892-1977)
Pomp and Circumstance March No 1   Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934)