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Faculty Recital, University of Denver

September 18, 2 pm, Ritchie Center, Denver

Debut concert as Denver University Carillonist

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ABC7 News, Windy City Weekend

April 22, 2022. I'm joined by three of my students for a spotlight on the Rockefeller carillon. Watch.

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Bell Illuminations, Augusta Read Thomas

April 1, 2022. Appearing on Thomas' album is her composition for carillon and swinging bells, Crescat Scientia; Vita Excolatur. Performed by Joey and three of his students: Emily Kim, Joseph Min, João Shida. Listen.

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New Appointment at University of Denver

September 2022

I will join the faculty at the Lamont School of Music at the University of Denver!

A search is underway for my successor in Chicago. Job posting here.

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Performance at Indiana University

March 5, 2022

Metz Bicentennial Carillon, Indiana University

Concert for Peace

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Finalist, Inspired by Olmsted Contest

beneath a canopy of trees

3rd prize in the the Inpsired by Olmsted Contest, hosted by the National Association for Olmsted Parks 

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World Premier, Augusta Read Thomas

Crescat scientia; vita excolatur

The inauguration of UChicago President Paul Alivisatos. October 29, 2021, 10am, Rockefeller Chapel. News. Premier recording.

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Finalist, Leuven Composition Competition

Expansion, 4th prize in the Campanae Lovanienses, Matthias Vanden Gheyn Competition.

October 22, 2021: premier recording here

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Singing Bronze - Ear Taxi Festival

September 28, 5pm, Rockefeller Chapel

New music for carillon, with electronics and voice. Joey Brink (carillon), Kaitlin Foley (soprano), Joseph Min (carillon). Program.

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2021 Concert Tour

Concerts in IL, CO, CT, MD, NJ, PA, VA.

June-August, 2021. Schedule.

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Podcast: Sundays from Rockefeller

By the team at Rockefeller Chapel. Available on Apple Podcats or wherever you get your podcasts.

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UChicago News, February 2021

UChicago News. How UChicago’s carillonneur finds inspiration during the pandemic. Joey Brink reflects on summer closure of Rockefeller Chapel bells, importance of live music.

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Philip Glass Premier

Virtual premier of Spoleto Fanfare for carillon.

August 12, 2020.

Video here.

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Augusta Read Thomas, The Auditions

Appearance of Ripple Effects with Michael Solotke on Augusta Read Thomas' latest album, The Auditions. May 1, 2020.

"unlike anything I’ve heard all year...”

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Ripple Effects Album Release

New music from the University of Chicago.

Listen on Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music.

Download album booklet. March 2020.

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First Prize in Iowa State Competition

Winner, Iowa State University Carillon Composition CompetitionSeptember 2019.

Composition: dance beneath the moon, for carillon duet, first prize. Published by GCNA.

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NYTimes "Watching Newsletter"

NYTimes, Margaret Lyons, Watching Newsletter. "I did not expect to watch a 36-minute video about bells this week..."

August 2019.