Carillon SummerschoolThe course
Carillon Summerschool
Utrechts Conservatorium

On 21, 22 en 23 August 2023

This year the HKU/Dutch Carillon School offers a summer academy prior to the World Carillon Congress 2023. In this academy participants work on the typical Dutch carillon skills of ancient music and improvisation. There are three courses:
  • Arranging popular music on the cariilon (teacher: Tommy van Doorn)
  • Improvising in baroque and classical style (teacher: Christiaan Winter)
  • Interpreting ancient music on carillon (teacher: Rien Donkersloot)

Location: Dutch Carillon School, Grote Spui 11, Amersfoort (only 15 train minutes from Utrecht).

Fee: € 300,- including coffee, tea, one diner and two lunches, use of the practice instruments.

Fee for observers: € 200,- including coffee, tea, one diner and two lunches.

This summer academy will start on Monday August 21st at 2 pm. and ends on Wednesday August 23rd 10 pm. The course ends with a presentation by the students on the carillons of the Onze-Lieve-Vrouwetoren in Amersfoort.

For more information you can contact Christiaan Winter:

By request he will send you more specific information, biographies of the teachers and a time schedule.