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 (Summer 2014)
- Weekday carillon concerts: LIVE Webcast
Twenty-minute concerts are performed at 11:50 am each weekday that classes are in session. For Summer '14, the dates are Monday, May 12 through Friday, June 27 and Monday, July 7 through Friday, July 11, excluding Monday, May 26 (Memorial Day).
MUSIC BY REQUESTS for Friday's concerts: Send Requests
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 May 2, 2014.