The “Bells of Iowa State” Anniversary Gala Concert

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This historic concert will celebrate the 120th Anniversary of the Stanton Memorial Carillon; the 25th Anniversary of the university carillonneur, Tin-Shi Tam; the 50th Birthday of Stephens Auditorium and the Ames International Orchestra Festival Association (AIOFA) and the 65th Anniversary of the Stanton Memorial Carillon Foundation.

This special afternoon will unveil the new Campanile-Carillon Model, designed by cross-cutting ISU senior classes, and will feature the Stanton Memorial Carillon, Iowa State Choir Alumni, ISU Symphony Orchestra, and ISU Wind Ensemble. Proceeds from this celebration will be dedicated to promoting the art of the carillon for future generations.


General Admission Seating: $25

Reserved Seating: $50

VIP Seating and Dinner*: $120

*Post-show dinner in Scheman will include a program by Dr. Tin-Shi Tam with Stanton and Knapp family members in attendance. VIP tickets must be purchased by October 20.