Recent Concert Playlists

McGraw Tower with cherry blossoms

McGraw Tower in spring

Did you enjoy a recent concert, but didn't recognize all of the songs? Click on the links below to view concert playlists.

The chimesmasters play the "Cornell Changes", affectionately known as the "Jennie McGraw Rag" to begin each day. This piece was originally requested by the first Cornell President Andrew D. White. The midday concert concludes with the "Alma Mater", and the day ends with the "Cornell Evening Song" (which shares its tune with the German carol "Tannenbaum"). These songs are not listed below because their placement is the same within each concert. Composers are listed when known.
 

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Morning

Love Story / Swift, Taylor
Mazurka Op. 68, No. 3 / Chopin, Frederic
Beauty and the Beast (from "Beauty and the Beast") / Menken, Alan
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (Variations on) / Lee, Richard H. (RHL '41)

Afternoon

Lullaby (from "Pan's Labyrinth")
Theme of Love (from Final Fantasy IV)
Animal Crossing: New Horizons Theme
Fire Emblem Theme (Shadows of Valentia)
The Duck Song
Microwave Bop //
Repeat Until Death
New Cornell Fight Song (NCFS)

Evening

Grandiose -- The Bellman's Suite / Lee, Richard H. (RHL '41)
Qing Tian (Sunny Day) / Chou, Jay
Mr. Brightside / Killers, The
Day Without Rain, A / Enya
When I'm Sixty-Four (64) / Beatles, The

Monday, October 19, 2020

Morning

Bouree from the third Cello Suite / Bach, Johann Sebastian
Theme -- Piano Sonata K. 331 / Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Meteor Shower / Owl City
I Love You Song (from "Barney")
Theme Song from "Winnie the Pooh" / Sherman, Richard

Afternoon

Africa / Toto
Portals (from "Avengers: Endgame") / Alan Silvestri
Night / Jenkins, Keith (KGJ '93)
Somewhere Only We Know / Keane

Evening

Harry in Winter (from "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire")
Animal Crossing: New Horizons Theme
My Favorite Wild Rose
saman
Ventus's Theme (from "Kingdom Hearts")

Sunday, October 18, 2020

Morning

I See the Light (from "Tangled") / Menken, Alan
Threnody / Smith, Barrett (BTS '14)
Hallelujah / Cohen, Leonard

Afternoon

Singing of the Gentle Wind (from the game Xenogears) / Mitsuda, Yasunori
Siege of Madrigal, from "Halo" / O'Donnell and Salvatori
Melody of Lute (from "Final Fantasy IV") / Uematsu, Nobuo
Lullaby of Resembool (from "Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood") / Senju, Akira
Ship of Sleep and Remorse (from "Xenogears") / Mitsuda, Yasunori

Evening

Aloha Oe / Queen Liliuokalani
Remember Me (from "Coco") / Lopez, Robert
Oogway Ascends (from "Kung Fu Panda") / Zimmer, Hans
Thank You for the Music / ABBA

Saturday, October 17, 2020

Morning

Bad Romance / Lady Gaga
I Don't Know How to Love Him (from "Jesus Christ Superstar") / Lloyd Webber, Andrew
Mii Channel Theme / Totaka, Kazumi
O-Bla-Di, O-Bla-Da / Beatles, The
Kiss from a Rose / Seal

Afternoon

Look to the Rainbow (from "Finian's Rainbow") / Lane, Burt
Everything I Do, I Do It for You / Adams, Brian
Moondance / Morrison, Van
Starman / Bowie, David

Evening

In My Life / Beatles, The
Under the Sea (from "The Little Mermaid") / Menken, Alan
The River is Wide
Finlandia / Sibelius, J.
The Old Kent Road / Chevalier, Albert

Friday, October 16, 2020

Morning

The Sixth Station (from Spirited Away) / Hisaishi, Joe
Mei is Missing ("My Neighbor Totoro")
Princess Mononoke / Hisaishi, Joe

Afternoon

Darwall's 148th / Darwall, John
Fanfare for the Common Man / Copland, Aaron
I See the Light (from "Tangled") / Menken, Alan
Fairytale (from "Shrek") / John Powell
Nuvole Bianche / Einaudi, Ludovico

Evening

The Scientist / Coldplay
Pallet Town Theme (from Pokemon Blue/Red/Yellow) / Masuda, Junichi
Innocent from "Laputa: Castle in the Sky" / Hisaishi, Joe

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Morning

Lean on Me / Withers, Bill
The Addams Family / Mizzy, Vic
Quest -- The Bellman's Suite / Lee, Richard H. (RHL '41)
Maria (from "West Side Story") / Bernstein, Leonard
Waltz / Brahms, Johannes
It is well with my soul (Ville du havre) / Bliss, Philip P.

Afternoon

Umbrella / Rihanna
Once Upon a December (from "Anastasia") / Flaherty, Stephen
Singing in the Rain (from "Singing in the Rain") / Brown, Nacio
Arirang

Evening

Funeral March / Chopin, Frederic
Never Gonna Give You Up / Astley, Rick
The Orchid / Taiwanese
Spring Wind / Taiwanese

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Morning

Amazing Grace
The Drowsy Forest / Jenkins, Keith (KGJ '93)
Portals (from "Avengers: Endgame")
Etude No. 1 / Glass, Philip

Afternoon

Dark Eyes / Benda, Richard
My Old Cornell (Take Me Back to the Old Days)
On a Clear Day (from "Kiki's Delivery Service") / Hisaishi, Joe
Prelude (from "L'Arlesienne") / Bizet, Georges
Ecruteak City (from Pokemon Gold/Silver/Crystal) / Masuda, Junichi
Russian Sailors' Dance / Gliere, Reinhold
Hey Jude / Beatles, The

Evening

Thaïs -- Meditation / Massenet, Jules
Clementine / Montross, Percy
To a Wild Rose / MacDowell, Edward
Never Smile At A Crocodile (from "Peter Pan") / Churchill, Frank