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Gdańsk Carillon Festival

Every year in the summer, there is a great festival of carillon music. This year, it will be the 23rd edition.

Gdańsk carillons included in the National List of Cultural Heritage!

For nearly 500 years, the sounds of our carillons have accompanied the inhabitants of Gdańsk during the most important moments for the city. As the only ones in Poland, they make our city even more special.

weekly carillon concerts

every Friday at 11:00 a.m. on the carillon of St. Catherine’s Church

weekly carillon concerts

every Saturday at 12:05 p.m. on the carillon of the Main Town Hall

history of Gdańsk carillons

When were they made, how many bells do they have, who played them? You’ll find out everything here.

carillons

in Gdansk

 

They’ve been here since 1561. Learn more about these interesting instruments and their history

see what's going on with the Gdańsk carillons

carillon & Tubicinatores Gedanenses

music from the Gdańsk towers

The music of tower trumpeters has a long tradition in Gdańsk. Join us for the concerts performed by Tubicinatores Gedanenses and carillon!

EUROPA +/-1700

08.08.2021 at 17:00
St. Catherine’s Tower

FLORES PRAESTANTISSIMORUM VIRORUM

carillon
& the fountain

a unique duo!

Learn when you can see and listen to this duo >>

Gdańsk

Carillon

Festival

Every year in the summer, there is a great festival of carillon music. Join us for this year’s festival!

Learn more>>

weekly

carillon concerts

& online livestreams

Weekly carillon concerts are performed throughout the year.
Learn more >>

Carillons – the Sound of Gdańsk

an outdoor exhibition created in cooperation between the Museum of Gdansk and the Academy of Fine Arts in Gdansk

Learn more >>

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Actus Humanus 

early music festival

This wonderful early music festival held in Gdańsk would not be complete without carillons!

Gdańsk carillons on the Polish National List of Intangible Cultural Heritage

For nearly 500 years, the sounds of our carillons have accompanied the inhabitants of Gdańsk during the most important moments for the city.

Learn more>>

carillon

phone ringtones

download

unique phone ringtones with the sounds of Gdańsk carillons

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J. S. Bach

 „Jesus bleibet meine Freude”

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W. A. Mozart

Eine kleine Nachtmusik

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The Kashubian National Anthem

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Rota

Gdańsk carillons

learn their history

For nearly 500 years, the sounds of our carillons have accompanied the inhabitants of Gdańsk during the most important moments for the city.

what we hear

every day

What do Gdańsk carillons play in automatic mode?  Read more>>

carillonists

A musician playing the carillon is a carillonist – meet Gdańsk carillonists

gallery

see more photos

photos from various Carillon events

publications

& recordings

albums, sheet music, articles, magazines and books…

mobile carillon

concerts

Where can you meet and listen to the mobile carillon?
Learn more >>

Polish

Carillon

Society

link >>

The Polish Carillon Society is a member of the World Carillon Federation and has been supporting the development of carillon culture in Gdańsk since 2003

special

concerts

you can order a special concert

more information >>

Gdańsk carillons are hosted by the Museum of Gdańsk

contact:

Monika Kaźmierczak – city carillonist
m.kazmierczak@muzeumgdansk.pl

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