Throughout the twentieth century, the Bells of Iowa State have sounded across campus. Donated by one of the university's first graduates, the bells initially rang in 1899. Since then, they have become an Iowa State University tradition, remembered with affection by both alumni and campus visitors.
Upcoming Events (Spring 2014)
- Weekday carillon concerts: LIVE Webcast
Twenty-minute concerts are performed at 11:50 am each weekday that classes are in session. For Spring '14, the dates are Monday, January 13 through Friday, May 2, excluding Monday, January 20 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day) and March 17 - 21 (Spring Break).
MUSIC BY REQUESTS for Friday's concerts: Send Requests
- Student Carillon Concerts:
Tuesday, April 8 at 11:50 AM --- Cayla Cunningham, Nathaniel Han
Wednesday, April 9 at 11:50 AM --- Erin Reger
Monday, April 14 at 11:50 AM
A special concert by the Cunningham Trio (Craig, Carrie & Cayla), Erin Reger, Nathaniel Han and Mackenzie Dickson.
Friday, May 2 at 11:50 AM
Summer Carillon Concert Series 2014: Program
Tuesday, June 10 at 7:00 PM --- Eddy Mariën, Sint-Romboutstoren, Mechelen, Belgium
Tuesday, July 8 at 7:00 PM --- Andrée-Anne Doane, Saint-Joseph's Oratory, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Tuesday, August 5 at 7:00 PM --- Lynnette Geary, Baylor University, Waco, Texas
Tuesday, September 2 at 7:00 PM --- Robin Austin, Thomas Rees Memorial Carillon, Springfield, Illinois
Campanile Tours are available after each concert.
Last updated on April 10, 2014.