Bell Illuminations, by grammy-winning composer Augusta Read Thomas includes her latest work for carillon, Crescat Scientia; Vita Excolatur, performed by Joey Brink and three of his students: Joseph Min, Emily Kim, and João Francisco Shida. Composed for the inauguration of the new UChicago president, Paul Alivisatos.
Letters from the Sky
Music composed for the Rockefeller Memorial carillon, from 1936 to 2016, performed by Joey Brink. Includes historic compositions Chaconne by Easley Blackwood, and Fantasy by Roy Hamlin Johnson, as well as three new pieces composed for the 2016 Ear Taxi Festival in Chicago, including Brink's title track, Letters from the Sky. October 1, 2016.
Appearing on Grammy-winning com-poser Augusta Read Thomas' albumThe Auditions is her composition Ripple Effects, performed by Joey Brink and Michael Solotke. May 1, 2020.
“This is witty, inventive and colourful music. It’s fabulous, and unlike anything I’ve heard all year.”
— Graham Rickson, TheArtsDesk
For information and pricing on commissions, please contact Joey directly.
For tips on composing for carillon, see the article on New Music Box: Composing for Carillon. December 2017.
commissioned by the Mechelen carillon school
Unless otherwise indicated, arrangements are published with Sheet Music Plus.
Transcriptions / Classical
Folk Songs / Hymns
Movie / Film
photo credit Erielle Bakkum