Heel 2017

Welcome Class of 2021!

The Yale University Guild of Carillonneurs is a student-run organization that rings the bells of Harkness Tower. We are excited to welcome new students into the Guild!

How do you play the bells of Harkness?
The bells are rung by playing the carillon, a keyboard instrument using both the hands and feet.

When can you hear us play?
Every day at 12:30pm and 5:30pm.

Open House
This year we are excited to host an Open House on Monday, September 4th from 12pm to 3pm. Stop by with friends and take a look inside Yale's most iconic landmark!

Want to know more?
Come to an info session and see the inside of Harkness Tower! Meet at the base of Harkness Tower in Branford Courtyard:

  • 7pm on Tuesday September 5th
  • 7pm on Wednesday September 6th

For questions, contact heelermonster@gmail.com

Summer Concert Series 2017

Every year we host a Summer Concert Series, where we invite carillonneurs from all over the world to come play the bells at Harkness Tower. Concerts are free and open to the public, and are held every Friday from 7pm-8pm, with gates opening at 6:30pm. Please enter at 74 High St. New, Haven. Our first concert will be held on June 23rd. We're very excited to announce this year's recitalists!

Our summer carillonneurs are Kevin Chang and Stephen Wang. Please contact yalesummercarillon@gmail.com with any questions.

Playing now:
Check out our ring schedule!