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The Music and History of the Baker Park Carillon

Course number : ILR966   ID : 27240    Section Number : 1
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 Explore the inside of Baker Park's Joseph Dill Baker Memorial Carillon in Frederick. The class will be led by City Carillonneur John Widmann, who will give you a history of the carillon as an instrument and how it came to be in Baker Park. Widmann will also show playing techniques including welcoming you to try playing a bell or two. There is also a practice keyboard at the base of the tower, which will be part of the tour. The carillon is located a short distance off North Bentz Street within Baker Park. There is a 50-step spiral staircase that participants will need to climb to the playing chamber.

Class Details

1 Session(s)
Weekly - Tue

Location
OFF CAMPUS

Instructor
Continuing Education Instructor 

 

Notice

Please read:  Students will be required to provide their own transportation. An email will be sent with trip details one week prior to the course date.

Tuition 

$10.00

Registration Closes On
Tuesday, October 1, 2024 @ 11:59 PM

Fees:

 $4.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/1/2024 - 10/1/2024 Weekly - Tue 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM Frederick, OFF CAMPUS  Map, Room: Off Campus Location Continuing Education Instructor