University of Sydney Carillon

Sunday 10 February 2002   2 pm

Ann-Kirstine Christiansen

Ann-Kirstine Christiansen

Scandinavian Carillon School, Denmark

President, Nordic Society
of Campanology & Carillon


1st Arabesque

C A Debussy (1862-1918)*

Peer Gynt Suite I , opus 46

Edvard H Grieg*(1843-1907)

   Morning Mood
   Anitra’s Dance
   Death of Åse
   In the Hall of the Mountain King



Traditional ca 1700*

From Children’s Songs
   No. 1, No. 7, No. 14

“Chick” Armando Anthony Corea (1941-)*

Ave Maria

Charles Gounod (1818-93)*

From The Nutcracker Suite
   March of the Toys
   Dance of the Reed Pipes

P I Tschaikowsky* (1840-93)


15th C French melody
arr Roy Hamlin Johnson (1929-)

Peer Gynt Suite II , opus 55
   Solvieg’s Song

Edvard H Grieg* (1843-1907)

   * arranged by Ann-Kirstine Christiansen

Ann-Kirstine Christiansen teaches at the Scandinavian Carillon School, where she has been Head of Department since January 1998, and is concert-administrator of the two city hall towers in Denmark which have carillons—Frederiksberg (Copenhagen) and Århus. She has given recitals in Europe, the USA and Canada. In 2001 she made a CD on the Norwegian Travelling Carillon, with Søren Gleerup Hansen on organ. She is also organist and choirmaster at Brabrand and Sønder Aarslev Churches in Århus