Monday, August 1, 7 p.m.
Preconcert carillon tours and demonstrations 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. (every 15 minutes)
Ellen Dickinson holds a M.M. in organ from the Yale School of Music and Institute of Sacred Music, and a B.A. in music from Yale College. She is artistic director of Music on the Hill, an independent music organization with four performing ensembles and music education opportunities. For eleven years, Dickinson was director of music at Norfield Congregational Church in Weston, Connecticut. In 2006, she co-founded the Jubilate Ringers, a community handbell ensemble.
She serves as college carillonneur at Trinity College, and is teacher and adviser to the Yale Guild of Carillonneurs and bell consultant to the university. She has attended the Summer Academy at the Netherlands Carillon School in Amersfoort, Netherlands, where she studied with Todd Fair. She has served the GCNA in many capacities. As part of the North American Carillon School team, Dickinson is an instructor for the New England region. She has performed carillon recitals throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe.