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 Joseph J. Visser : Music for Bells : Auke de Boer

Carillon and Chime Bells in the bell tower of the Town Hall Dokkum

premières of compositions by Joop Visser, played by Auke de Boer

'Airs' for the
11 bells chime of
York Minster



Off the British Isles 1

Off the British Isles 2

Off the British Isles 3

Off the British Isles 4

Off the British Isles 5

Off the British Isles 6

Some Lady


two Airs for the old chime of York Minster; here played on the carillon of St. Martin's in Groningen



Joseph J. Visser


Handen van de beiaardier Auke de Boer

picture of the hands of the carillonist Auke de Boer playing

De '14 Canziones' (rechts) zijn bedoeld als voorslagen voor het carillon van de stad Dokkum, waar deze opnamen ook zijn gemaakt.

The '14 Canziones' (right hand side) were composed to be played
before the hour on the carillon of Townhall of Dokkum in Friesland.
The recordings have been made there by Jacob Baars.





Joseph J. Visser's <21 Meditative Studies for Different Sets of 5 Bells> have been recorded 08-11-2003 by J.J.Visser.
Auke de Boer playing the carillon of 'De Martinitoren' in Groningen.




organ and voice




Concert in Kaunas of Dutch Carillon Music (best with Safari, Quick Time Player)
pages with movies of live recordings of compositions by J.J. Visser
Concert in Kaunas of Dutch Carillon Music (best with Google Chrome)






14 Canziones
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