Jul 23, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wingate Memorial Summer Carillon Recital Series

Carillon Recital: Margaret Pan, 7:00 pm

Carillon Recital
Davis Memorial Carillon (Free Event)
Carillon Recital:  Margaret Pan, 7:00 pm

Margaret Pan began studying carillon at Princeton University and passed the carillonneur's exam of the Guild of Carillonneurs in North America in 2008. She graduated from the Royal Carillon School in Mechelen, Belgium in 2012, and spent autumn 2015 as carillon fellow with Geert D'hollander at Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales, Florida.

 Currently Margaret is a freelance carillonneur in the Boston area; she practices and plays regularly at Cohasset and Norwood. She has played recitals across the USA, Canada, Belgium, and the Netherlands, including at the 2013 International Carillon Festival in Springfield, Illinois and the 2014 GCNA congress in Denver, Colorado. Margaret won first and second prizes respectively at international carillon competitions in Springfield, Illinois (2017) and Groningen, the Netherlands (2012). Margaret holds physics and astrophysics degrees from MIT and Caltech and is at MIT doing research on planetary dynamics and planet formation in our and other solar systems. Her program includes works by Bach, Barnes, and Courter as well as show tunes, white spirituals and Cohen's "Hallelujah".