Carillon of Munt tower

News of: Tuesday, July 03 2007,

Church carillon concerts in Amsterdam centre in one afternoon

The concert hours of 4 carillons have been extended. Three of the carillons are in churches, one in the Munttoren (Mint Tower).

It is now possible to listen to 3 concerts on a row.

The 4 carillons are played live by various performers ('beiaardiers'), in the following scheme:

Tuesday:
Westerkerk 12.00-12.45pm
Oude Kerk 2-2.45pm
Zuiderkerk 4-4.45pm
(Beiaardier Boudewijn Zwart)

Thursday:
Zuiderkerk 12.00-12.45pm
Munt 2-2.45pm
Westerkerk 4-4.45pm
(Beiaardier Bernard Winsemius)

Saturday:
Westerkerk 1212.45
Munt 2-2.45pm
Oude Kerk 4-4.45pm
(Beiaardier Gideon Bodden)

Here is a map of the location of the 4 towers.

Carillon of Munt tower

Carillon of Munt tower