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Carillonneur Tin-Shi Tam smiling in front of a black background.

St. George

Carillon Recital

Listen to the carillon - 51 bronze bells sounding together harmoniously - in this free outdoor concert.

  • Concert
  • Free admission
  • Outdoor event

Carillonneur Tin-Shi Tam plays the 51 bells of the historic Soldiers’ Tower war memorial, located beside Hart House at the University of Toronto.

Tam is the official carillonneur at Iowa State University, where she is also a professor of music. She is in demand internationally as a carillon artist and composer.

Outdoor seating will be provided for this free concert.

The Memorial Room inside the Soldiers’ Tower cannot be open for this recital because of repairs to the north-facing window.

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The Soldiers' Tower

Through services of remembrance, historical artifacts and records, and the evocative music of the carillon, the University of Toronto’s war memorial provides a focal point for us to honour the sacrifices of the U of T community.

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