Monday, June 15, 7 p.m.
Preconcert carillon tours and demonstrations 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. (every 15 minutes)
Jim Brown began carillon study in 2001 with Wylie Crawford, the first city carillonneur of Naperville, Illinois, and University of Chicago carillonneur at Rockefeller Memorial Chapel. Brown earned his certification as a carillonneur member of the Guild of Carillonneurs in North America (GCNA) at the Guild’s annual June 2003 Congress in Berea, Kentucky. In October 2003, Brown was named an assistant city carillonneur of Naperville. He also plays regularly at the University of Chicago’s Rockefeller Memorial Chapel.
Brown holds a bachelor of music education degree from Benedictine University in Lisle, Illinois. He is the branch supervisor of the Naperville West branch of Wells Fargo Advisors.