Date & Price
Sunday, July 28, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Free with Gardens Admission
An appointed member of the Order of Orange-Nassau, Dick van Dijk tours Europe and the United States with his carillon performances.
More about Dick van Dijk
van Dijk studied carillon at the Dutch Carillon School in Amersfoort and at the Royal Carillon School 'Jef Denijn' in Mechelen. As a city carillonneur he is attached to the municipality of Nieuwegein and, as an organist, performs in Vluten and Wijk bij Duurstede in the Netherlands. He was appointed a member of the Order of Orange-Nassau in 2009.
As a carillonneur he performs throughout Europe and the United States. He also regularly gives lectures on aspects of carillon art. Recently he has been focusing on the decorations and inscriptions on medieval bells and carillon bells.
In addition to his musical activities, he works as a business architect for the Dutch Railways in Utrecht.